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Lowest Return on Equity in the Footwear Industry Detected in Shares of Crocs Inc (CROX, DECK, SKX, NKE, SHOO)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Footwear 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.

Crocs Inc ranks lowest with a ROE of -259.3%. Deckers Outdoor is next with a ROE of 779.4%. Skechers Usa-A ranks third lowest with a ROE of 1,110.5%.

Nike Inc -Cl B follows with a ROE of 1,603.3%, and Steven Madden rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 1,643.7%.

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