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Relatively High Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Walker & Dunlop in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance Industry (WD, PFSI, ESNT, BOFI, HIFS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance 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.

Walker & Dunlop ranks highest with a ROE of 2,785.3%. Following is Pennymac Finan-A with a ROE of 2,446.6%. Essent Group Ltd ranks third highest with a ROE of 2,312.6%.

Bofi Holding Inc follows with a ROE of 1,722.1%, and Hingham Inst Svg rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,580.6%.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Walker & Dunlop and will alert subscribers who have WD in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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