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Relatively Low Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Maiden Holdings in the Reinsurance Industry (MHLD, RNR, VR, Y, RE)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Reinsurance 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.

Maiden Holdings ranks lowest with a ROE of -2,195.9%. Following is Renaissancere with a ROE of -665.3%. Validus Holdings ranks third lowest with a ROE of -446.4%.

Alleghany Corp follows with a ROE of 135.9%, and Everest Re Group rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 461.3%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Maiden Holdings on August 7th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $7.53. Since that call, shares of Maiden Holdings have fallen 58.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest return on equity maiden holdings renaissancere Validus Holdings alleghany corp everest re group

Ticker(s): MHLD RNR VR Y RE