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Shares of Lyondellbasell-A Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Commodity Chemicals Industry (LYB, KRO, KOP, TSE, WLK)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Commodity Chemicals 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.

Lyondellbasell-A ranks highest with a ROE of 6,555.9%. Kronos Worldwide is next with a ROE of 6,238.9%. Koppers Holdings ranks third highest with a ROE of 5,595.8%.

Trinseo Sa follows with a ROE of 5,138.5%, and Westlake Chemica rounds out the top five with a ROE of 3,292.5%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Lyondellbasell-A on June 20th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $110.32. Since that call, shares of Lyondellbasell-A have fallen 3.3%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest return on equity lyondellbasell-a kronos worldwide koppers holdings trinseo sa westlake chemica

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