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Highest Return on Equity in the Railroads Industry Detected in Shares of Union Pac Corp (UNP, CSX, NSC, KSU, GWR)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Railroads 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.

Union Pac Corp ranks highest with a ROE of 4,783.4%. Following is Csx Corp with a ROE of 4,147.2%. Norfolk Southern ranks third highest with a ROE of 3,754.9%.

Kansas City Sout follows with a ROE of 2,229.8%, and Genesee & Wyomin rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,696.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Genesee & Wyomin on January 30th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $79.72. Since that call, shares of Genesee & Wyomin have fallen 7.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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