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Top 5 Companies in the Distributors Industry With the Highest Earnings Yield (LKQ, WEYS, GPC, POOL, CORE)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Distributors 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.

Lkq Corp ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 6.5%. Weyco Group is next with a an earnings yield of 5.9%. Genuine Parts Co ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 4.6%.

Pool Corp follows with a an earnings yield of 2.4%, and Core-Mark Holdin rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 2.1%.

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Ticker(s): LKQ WEYS GPC POOL CORE