• Return to Headlines

Shares of Midsouth Bancorp, Inc. Rank the Lowest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Regional Banks Industry (MSL, HTBI, BPOP, NBHC, BANC)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Regional Banks 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.

Midsouth Bancorp, Inc. ranks lowest with a ROE of -2,021.1%. Hometrust Bancsh is next with a ROE of 146.3%. Popular Inc ranks third lowest with a ROE of 201.6%.

National-Cl A follows with a ROE of 249.9%, and Banc Of Californ rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 397.4%.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Banc Of Californ and will alert subscribers who have BANC in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

Keywords: lowest return on equity nyse:msl midsouth bancorp inc. nasdaq:htbi hometrust bancsh popular inc national-cl a banc of californ