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Top 5 Companies in the Personal Products Industry With the Highest Forward Earnings Yield (HLF, EPC, USNA, NUS, COTY)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Personal Products 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.

Herbalife Ltd ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 6.5%. Following is Edgewell Persona with a forward earnings yield of 6.4%. Usana Health Sci ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 5.2%.

Nu Skin Enterp-A follows with a forward earnings yield of 4.7%, and Coty Inc-Cl A rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 3.7%.

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Keywords: highest forward earnings yield herbalife ltd edgewell persona usana health sci nu skin enterp-a coty inc-cl a

Ticker(s): HLF EPC USNA NUS COTY