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General Cable is Among the Companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (BGC, AMSC, PLUG, POWL, RBC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment 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.

General Cable ranks lowest with a ROE of -42.1%. Following is American Superconductor with a ROE of -31.4%. Plug Power ranks third lowest with a ROE of -27.7%.

Powell Industries follows with a ROE of 1.5%, and Regal-Beloit rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 2.2%.

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