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ICF International Earnings Yield %

: 3.75% (As of today)
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The earnings yield is an indication of how much return shareholders' investment in the company earned over the past 12 months. The higher the earnings yield is, the better.

As of today (2022-01-23), the stock price of ICF International is $100.47. ICF International's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 was $3.77. Therefore, ICF International's earnings yield of today is 3.75%.

The earnings yield does not consider the growth of the business. A better indicator of the attractiveness of an investment which takes growth into account is the Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %. ICF International's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was 10.63%. The Forward Rate of Return uses the normalized Free Cash Flow of the past seven years, and considers growth. The forward rate of return can be thought of as the return that investors buying the stock today can expect from it in the future.


ICF International Earnings Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for ICF International's Earnings Yield % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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ICF International Earnings Yield % Calculation

Earnings yield is the reciprocal of the P/E Ratio.

ICF International's Earnings Yield for today is calculated as

Earnings Yield=Earnings per Share (Diluted) (TTM)/Share Price
=3.770/100.47
=3.75 %

ICF International's Earnings per Share (Diluted) for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $3.770 Mil.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

Earnings Yield=Net Income /Market Cap

The earnings in the calculation is the Trailing Twelve Months earnings.


ICF International  (NAS:ICFI) Earnings Yield % Explanation

If the P/E ratio is an indication of how many years it takes for the company to earn back the stock price shareholders pay to buy the shares, the earnings yield is an indication of how much return shareholders' investment in the company earned over the past 12 months. The higher the earnings yield is, the better.

If a company loses money, the earnings yield is negative. This gives a more straightforward indication that the company is losing money. This is an advantage of using earnings yield instead of the P/E ratio in valuation. For valuation purposes, the P/B Ratio and the P/S Ratio should be used for companies that are losing money.

Like the P/E ratio, the earnings yield can be used to compare investments in different industries. It can even be used to compare the attractiveness of different asset classes such as bonds and cash. Of course, the earnings yield should not be the only factor in deciding which asset classes to invest.

Also similar to the P/E ratio, the earnings yield does not consider the growth of the business. A growing company with the same earnings yield should be more attractive than a company that has the same earnings yield but does not grow.

A better indicator of the attractiveness of an investment which takes growth into account is the Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %.

Be Aware

Just like the P/E Ratio, non-recurring items such as selling part of the business, selling a previous investment, etc., can affect earnings yield dramatically. The earning yield is also a poor indication for cyclical companies. When a cyclical stock has a high earnings yield it is usually at the peak of its cycle.


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ICF International Business Description

ICF International logo
Industry
Industrials » Business Services NAICS : 541611 SIC : 8742
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
9300 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA, USA, 22031
ICF International Inc provides professional services and technology-based solutions to government and commercial clients, including management, marketing, technology, and policy consulting and implementation services. Its services primarily support clients that operate in four key markets that include Energy, Environment, and Infrastructure, Health, Education, and Social Programs, Safety and Security and Consumer and Financial. The Company's major clients are United States federal government departments and agencies.
Executives
Crouther Marilyn C director 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Terreri Donald J officer: VP & Principal Acct. Officer 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Kesavan Sudhakar director, officer: Executive Chairman ICF INTERNATIONAL, INC. 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Van Handel Michael J director 5301 NORTH IRONWOOD ROAD MILWAUKEE WI 53217
Grise Cheryl W director NORTHEAST UTILITIES 107 SELDEN STREET BERLIN CT 06037
Datar Srikant M. director ICF INTERNATIONAL, INC. 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Schulte Peter M director 900 THIRD AVENUE 33RD FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10022-4775
Mehl Randall director 8620 N DEAN CIR RIVER HILLS WI 53217
Wasson John director, officer: CEO & President ICF INTERNATIONAL, INC. 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Golinvaux Theresa D officer: SVP & Principal Acct. Officer 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 20131
Morgan James C M officer: Chief of Business Operations 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Ostria Sergio J officer: Executive Vice President 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Welsh Bettina Garcia officer: Chief Financial Officer 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Taylor Richard Dewayne officer: SVP & Principal Acct. Officer 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031
Glover Ellen officer: Executive Vice President ICF INTERNATIONAL, INC. 9300 LEE HIGHWAY FAIRFAX VA 22031

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