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Highest Return on Equity in the Diversified Chemicals Industry Detected in Shares of EI Du Pont de Nemours (DD, DOW, EMN, OLN, HUN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Diversified 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.

EI Du Pont de Nemours ranks highest with a ROE of 21.8%. Following is Dow Chemical with a ROE of 21.6%. Eastman Chemical ranks third highest with a ROE of 19.0%.

Olin follows with a ROE of 6.8%, and Huntsman rounds out the top five with a ROE of 2.7%.

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