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Highest Return on Equity in the Health Care Facilities Industry Detected in Shares of Healthsouth Corp (HLS, SEM, UHS, WOOF, USPH)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Facilities 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.

Healthsouth Corp ranks highest with a ROE of 2,673.1%. Following is Select Medical with a ROE of 1,960.5%. Universal Hlth-B ranks third highest with a ROE of 1,579.3%.

Vca Inc follows with a ROE of 1,459.5%, and Us Physical Ther rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,110.8%.

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Ticker(s): SEM UHS USPH