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Highest Return on Equity in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry Detected in Shares of Moelis & Co (MC, LPLA, VIRT, LAZ, EVR)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Investment Banking & Brokerage 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.

Moelis & Co ranks highest with a ROE of 3,073.3%. Following is Lpl Financial Ho with a ROE of 3,025.4%. Virtu Financia-A ranks third highest with a ROE of 3,023.3%.

Lazard Ltd-Cl A follows with a ROE of 2,844.4%, and Evercore Partn-A rounds out the top five with a ROE of 2,527.5%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Evercore Partn-A on September 27th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $79.84. Since that call, shares of Evercore Partn-A have fallen 3.4%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest return on equity :mc moelis & co lpl financial ho virtu financia-a lazard ltd-cl a evercore partn-a

Ticker(s): LPLA VIRT LAZ EVR