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Domtar Corp has the Lowest Return on Equity in the Paper Products Industry (UFS, RFP, GLT, SWM, CLW)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products industry with the lowest return on equity. The ROE is a general indication of the company's efficiency; investors usually look for companies with ROEs that are high and are growing.

Domtar Corp ranks lowest with a ROE of -865.2%. Following is Resolute Forest Products Inc with a ROE of -165.1%. Glatfelter ranks third lowest with a ROE of 29.1%.

Schweitzer-Maudu follows with a ROE of 765.0%, and Clearwater rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 1,753.3%.

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Ticker(s): UFS RFP GLT SWM CLW