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Highest Return on Equity in the Pharmaceuticals Industry Detected in Shares of Zoetis Inc (ZTS, PAHC, PBH, PFE, MNK)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Pharmaceuticals 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.

Zoetis Inc ranks highest with a ROE of 5,480.5%. Following is Phibro Animal-A with a ROE of 3,579.8%. Prestige Brands ranks third highest with a ROE of 3,393.7%.

Pfizer Inc follows with a ROE of 3,383.0%, and Mallinckrodt rounds out the top five with a ROE of 2,967.0%.

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