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Shares of Tivo Corp Rank the Highest in Terms of Forward Earnings Yield in the Systems Software Industry (TIVO, PRGS, SYMC, ORCL, VMW)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Systems Software 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.

Tivo Corp ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 17.2%. Progress Softwar is next with a forward earnings yield of 6.9%. Symantec Corp ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 6.5%.

Oracle Corp follows with a forward earnings yield of 6.0%, and Vmware Inc-Cl A rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 4.7%.

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Keywords: highest forward earnings yield tivo corp progress softwar symantec corp oracle corp vmware inc-cl a

Ticker(s): TIVO PRGS SYMC ORCL VMW