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SUPERVALU is Among the Companies in the Food Retail Industry With the Highest Earnings Yield (SVU, KR, VLGEA, IMKTA, CASY)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Food Retail industry with the highest earnings yields. Earnings yield is useful to compare the relative benefit of owning a stock vs. owning other yield assets such as bonds. If the earnings yield is higher, stocks may be considered undervalued.

SUPERVALU ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 14.8%. Kroger is next with a an earnings yield of 7.4%. Village Super Market ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 6.5%.

Ingles Markets follows with a an earnings yield of 6.4%, and Casey's General Stores rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 4.6%.

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Keywords: highest earnings yield SuperValu Kroger village super market ingles markets casey's general stores

Ticker(s): SVU KR VLGEA IMKTA CASY