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Lowest Earnings Yield in the Research & Consulting Services Industry Detected in Shares of Costar Group Inc (CSGP, FORR, VRSK, HURN, FCN)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Research & Consulting Services industry with the lowest 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.

Costar Group Inc ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 0.7%. Forrester Resear is next with a an earnings yield of 1.6%. Verisk Analyti ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 1.8%.

Huron Consulting follows with a an earnings yield of 1.9%, and Fti Consulting rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 2.5%.

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Keywords: lowest earnings yield costar group inc forrester resear verisk analyti huron consulting fti consulting

Ticker(s): CSGP FORR VRSK HURN FCN