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Shares of American Airline Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Airlines Industry (AAL, LUV, ALGT, ALK, SKYW)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Airlines 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.

American Airline ranks highest with a ROE of 4,977.3%. Following is Southwest Air with a ROE of 4,039.7%. Allegiant Travel ranks third highest with a ROE of 3,774.3%.

Alaska Air Group follows with a ROE of 2,891.7%, and Skywest Inc rounds out the top five with a ROE of 2,837.6%.

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