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Lowest Return on Equity in the Air Freight & Logistics Industry Detected in Shares of UTi Worldwide (UTIW, XPO, ECHO, AAWW, FDX)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Air Freight & Logistics industry with the lowest 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.

UTi Worldwide ranks lowest with a ROE of -48.4%. XPO Logistics is next with a ROE of -11.7%. Echo Global Logistics ranks third lowest with a ROE of 3.8%.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings follows with a ROE of 6.1%, and FedEx rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 7.2%.

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Keywords: lowest return on equity uti worldwide xpo logistics Echo Global Logistics atlas air worldwide holdings FedEx