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Top 5 Companies in the Broadcasting Industry With the Lowest Earnings Yield (SSP, HMTV, DISCA, MEG, DISCK)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Broadcasting industry with the lowest 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.

Ew Scripps-A ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 1.3%. Hemisphere Media is next with a an earnings yield of 1.4%. Discovery Comm-A ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.8%.

Media General follows with a an earnings yield of 2.8%, and Discovery Comm-C rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 3.0%.

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Ticker(s): SSP HMTV DISCA DISCK