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Relatively Low Return on Equity Detected in Shares of NetSuite in the Systems Software Industry (N, ALLT, ROVI, CVLT, FTNT)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Systems Software 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.

NetSuite ranks lowest with a ROE of -43.4%. Allot Communications is next with a ROE of -6.7%. Rovi ranks third lowest with a ROE of -3.4%.

CommVault Systems follows with a ROE of -1.0%, and Fortinet rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 2.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Fortinet on February 25th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $27.58. Since that recommendation, shares of Fortinet have risen 20.9%. We continue to monitor Fortinet for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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