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Relatively High Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Everest Re Group in the Reinsurance Industry (RE, RNR, VR, MHLD, ESGR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Reinsurance industry with the highest 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.

Everest Re Group ranks highest with a ROE of 12.8%. Following is RenaissanceRe Holdings with a ROE of 12.6%. Validus Holdings ranks third highest with a ROE of 11.6%.

Maiden Holdings follows with a ROE of 10.5%, and Enstar Group rounds out the top five with a ROE of 9.2%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Maiden Holdings on January 8th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $13.91. Since that call, shares of Maiden Holdings have fallen 10.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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