Top 5 Companies in the Computer & Electronics Retail Industry With the Highest Forward Earnings Yield (CONN, RCII, GME, SYX, BBY)
Below are the three companies in the Computer & Electronics Retail industry with the highest forward earnings yields. Using projected earnings for the current fiscal year, the forward earnings yield is useful to compare a stock's return vs. owning a similar stock or other yield assets (e.g. bonds). Generally, the higher the earnings yield, the more undervalued the stock.
Conn's ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 18.0%. Following is Rent-A-Center with a forward earnings yield of 15.3%. GameStop ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 13.4%.
Systemax follows with a forward earnings yield of 9.5%, and Best Buy rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 8.3%.
SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Conn's on May 6th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $11.84. Since that call, shares of Conn's have fallen 26.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.
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