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Relatively Low Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of Kemper Corp in the Multi-line Insurance Industry (KMPR, NGHC, AIG, HMN, AIZ)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Multi-line Insurance 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.

Kemper Corp ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 3.8%. National General is next with a an earnings yield of 3.9%. American Interna ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 4.1%.

Horace Mann Educ follows with a an earnings yield of 4.1%, and Assurant Inc rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 4.5%.

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Ticker(s): KMPR NGHC AIG HMN AIZ