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Top 5 Companies in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services Industry With the Highest Forward Earnings Yield (SUBCY, HOS, BRS, MTRX, NOV)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 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.

Subsea 7 SA ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 13.0%. Hornbeck Offshore Services is next with a forward earnings yield of 12.4%. Bristow Group ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 12.2%.

Matrix Service follows with a forward earnings yield of 9.5%, and National Oilwell Varco rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 8.1%.

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Ticker(s): SUBCY HOS BRS MTRX NOV