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Shares of Crown Holdings Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry (CCK, BLL, SLGN, ATR, GEF)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers 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.

Crown Holdings ranks highest with a ROE of 165.9%. Following is Ball with a ROE of 26.8%. Silgan Holdings ranks third highest with a ROE of 24.0%.

Aptargroup follows with a ROE of 15.4%, and Greif rounds out the top five with a ROE of 5.9%.

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