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Highest Return on Equity in the Health Care Distributors Industry Detected in Shares of Mckesson Corp (MCK, ABC, CAH, PDCO, HSIC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Distributors 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.

Mckesson Corp ranks highest with a ROE of 4,942.9%. Amerisourceberge is next with a ROE of 3,923.3%. Cardinal Health ranks third highest with a ROE of 2,618.9%.

Patterson Cos follows with a ROE of 1,697.0%, and Henry Schein Inc rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,449.9%.

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Keywords: highest return on equity McKesson Corp amerisourceberge Cardinal Health patterson cos henry schein inc

Ticker(s): MCK ABC CAH PDCO HSIC