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Relatively High Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Torchmark Corp in the Life & Health Insurance Industry (TMK, PRI, PFG, AFL, PRU)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Life & Health Insurance 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.

Torchmark Corp ranks highest with a ROE of 2,828.6%. Primerica Inc is next with a ROE of 2,704.1%. Principal Finl ranks third highest with a ROE of 2,068.7%.

Aflac Inc follows with a ROE of 2,015.4%, and Prudentl Finl rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,583.5%.

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Keywords: highest return on equity torchmark corp primerica inc principal finl aflac inc prudentl finl

Ticker(s): TMK PRI PFG AFL PRU