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Live Oak Bancsha has the Highest Return on Equity in the Regional Banks Industry (LOB, BKU, SNBC, SFBS, FITB)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Regional Banks 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.

Live Oak Bancsha ranks highest with a ROE of 3,165.5%. Following is Bankunited Inc with a ROE of 2,203.2%. Sun Bancorp-Nj ranks third highest with a ROE of 2,073.3%.

Servisfirst Banc follows with a ROE of 1,760.5%, and Fifth Third Banc rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,675.7%.

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Ticker(s): LOB BKU SNBC SFBS FITB