TMCNet:  Relatively High Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of WellCare Health Plans in the Managed Health Care Industry (WCG, HUM, WLP, AET, GTS)

[January 27, 2013]

Relatively High Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of WellCare Health Plans in the Managed Health Care Industry (WCG, HUM, WLP, AET, GTS)

Jan 27, 2013 (SmarTrend(R) News Watch via COMTEX) -- Below are the three companies in the Managed Health Care 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.WellCare Health Plans ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 11.4%. Humana is next with a an earnings yield of 11.4%. WellPoint ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 11.4%.


Aetna follows with a an earnings yield of 10.4%, and Triple-S Management rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 10.3%.

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