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Shares of Discovery Comm-A Rank the Lowest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Broadcasting Industry (DISCA, DISCK, HMTV, MEG, SSP)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Broadcasting 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.

Discovery Comm-A ranks lowest with a ROE of -1,143.7%. Following is Discovery Comm-C with a ROE of -1,143.7%. Hemisphere Media ranks third lowest with a ROE of -528.7%.

Media General follows with a ROE of -442.3%, and Ew Scripps-A rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of -406.3%.

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Ticker(s): DISCA DISCK HMTV SSP