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Western Refining is Among the Companies in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing Industry With the Highest Earnings Yield (WNR, ALJ, TSO, VLO, CVI)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 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.

Western Refining ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 19.6%. Alon USA Energy is next with a an earnings yield of 16.2%. Tesoro ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 15.8%.

Valero Energy follows with a an earnings yield of 15.8%, and CVR Energy rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 15.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Western Refining on August 2nd, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $22.22. Since that recommendation, shares of Western Refining have risen 23.9%. We continue to monitor Western Refining for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): WNR ALJ TSO VLO CVI