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Highest Return on Equity in the Reinsurance Industry Detected in Shares of Everest Re Group (RE, RNR, VR, MHLD, ESGR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Reinsurance 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.

Everest Re Group ranks highest with a ROE of 12.8%. RenaissanceRe Holdings is next with a ROE of 12.6%. Validus Holdings ranks third highest with a ROE of 11.6%.

Maiden Holdings follows with a ROE of 10.5%, and Enstar Group rounds out the top five with a ROE of 9.2%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Everest Re Group on April 26th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $189.27. Since that call, shares of Everest Re Group have fallen 5.4%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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