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Lowest Return on Equity in the Semiconductors Industry Detected in Shares of Sigma Designs (SIGM, SPWR, NPTN, IPHI, QCOM)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductors 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.

Sigma Designs ranks lowest with a ROE of -13,071.7%. Following is Sunpower Corp with a ROE of -12,762.4%. Neophotonics Cor ranks third lowest with a ROE of -2,980.6%.

Inphi Corp follows with a ROE of -2,009.4%, and Qualcomm Inc rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of -1,651.8%.

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Ticker(s): SIGM SPWR NPTN IPHI QCOM