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Highest Return on Equity in the Commodity Chemicals Industry Detected in Shares of Lyondellbasell-A (LYB, KRO, KOP, TSE, WLK)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Commodity Chemicals industry with the highest 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.

Lyondellbasell-A ranks highest with a ROE of 6,555.9%. Following is Kronos Worldwide with a ROE of 6,238.9%. Koppers Holdings ranks third highest with a ROE of 5,595.8%.

Trinseo Sa follows with a ROE of 5,138.5%, and Westlake Chemica rounds out the top five with a ROE of 3,292.5%.

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