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Select Comfort is Among the Companies in the Homefurnishing Retail Industry With the Highest Return on Equity (SCSS, BBBY, WSM, PIR, KIRK)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Homefurnishing Retail 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.

Select Comfort ranks highest with a ROE of 34.8%. Following is Bed Bath & Beyond with a ROE of 32.9%. Williams-Sonoma ranks third highest with a ROE of 28.1%.

Pier 1 Imports follows with a ROE of 19.8%, and Kirkland's rounds out the top five with a ROE of 13.1%.

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Ticker(s): SCSS BBBY WSM PIR KIRK