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Shares of Hershey Co/The Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry (HSY, BUFF, K, CPB, GIS)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats 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.

Hershey Co/The ranks highest with a ROE of 11,187.8%. Following is Blue Buffalo Pet with a ROE of 8,688.7%. Kellogg Co ranks third highest with a ROE of 6,386.4%.

Campbell Soup Co follows with a ROE of 6,178.2%, and General Mills In rounds out the top five with a ROE of 4,079.1%.

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