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Firstenergy Corp has the Lowest Return on Equity in the Electric Utilities Industry (FE, GNE, SPKE, GXP, EIX)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Electric Utilities 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.

Firstenergy Corp ranks lowest with a ROE of -1,072.5%. Following is Genie Energy-B with a ROE of -783.6%. Spark Energy-A ranks third lowest with a ROE of -282.9%.

Great Plains Ene follows with a ROE of -165.3%, and Edison Intl rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 354.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Firstenergy Corp on January 10th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $38.23. Since that recommendation, shares of Firstenergy Corp have risen 7.8%. We continue to monitor Firstenergy Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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