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G Willi-Food International has the Lowest Return on Equity in the Food Distributors Industry (WILC, SPTN, ANDE, UNFI, SYY)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Food Distributors 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.

G Willi-Food International ranks lowest with a ROE of 2.0%. Spartan Stores is next with a ROE of 7.6%. Andersons ranks third lowest with a ROE of 7.7%.

United Natural Foods follows with a ROE of 10.6%, and Sysco rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 12.3%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Sysco on February 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $42.38. Since that recommendation, shares of Sysco have risen 18.3%. We continue to monitor Sysco for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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