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OneBeacon Insurance Group is Among the Companies in the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (OB, SAFT, STC, MCY, WTM)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Property & Casualty Insurance 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.

OneBeacon Insurance Group ranks lowest with a ROE of -2.2%. Following is Safety Insurance with a ROE of -2.0%. Stewart Information Services ranks third lowest with a ROE of 0.5%.

Mercury General follows with a ROE of 1.6%, and White Mountains Insurance rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 2.5%.

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