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Northwest Nat Gs has the Lowest Return on Equity in the Gas Utilities Industry (NWN, SJI, DGAS, OGS, SWX)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Gas Utilities 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.

Northwest Nat Gs ranks lowest with a ROE of -698.2%. South Jersey Ind is next with a ROE of 540.9%. Delta Natural Ga ranks third lowest with a ROE of 715.4%.

One Gas Inc follows with a ROE of 894.6%, and Southwest Gas Ho rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 1,114.6%.

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Ticker(s): NWN SJI OGS SWX