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Relatively High Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Pitney Bowes in the Office Services & Supplies Industry (PBI, KNL, MLHR, HNI, MSA)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Office Services & Supplies 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.

Pitney Bowes ranks highest with a ROE of 183.2%. Following is Knoll with a ROE of 26.9%. Herman Miller ranks third highest with a ROE of 25.1%.

HNI follows with a ROE of 17.9%, and Mine Safety Appliances rounds out the top five with a ROE of 15.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Mine Safety Appliances on January 29th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $41.97. Since that recommendation, shares of Mine Safety Appliances have risen 14.9%. We continue to monitor Mine Safety Appliances for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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