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Relatively Low Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Ufp Technologies in the Paper Packaging Industry (UFPT, BMS, SON, WRK, GPK)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging 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.

Ufp Technologies ranks lowest with a ROE of 479.9%. Bemis Co is next with a ROE of 724.0%. Sonoco Products ranks third lowest with a ROE of 1,165.6%.

Westrock Co follows with a ROE of 1,773.4%, and Graphic Packagin rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 2,101.5%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Graphic Packagin on January 22nd, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $11.90. Since that recommendation, shares of Graphic Packagin have risen 4.9%. We continue to monitor Graphic Packagin for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): UFPT BMS SON WRK GPK