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Shares of Neenah Paper Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Paper Products Industry (NP, SWM, GLT, CLW, KS)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products 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.

Neenah Paper ranks highest with a ROE of 2,218.8%. Following is Schweitzer-Mauduit International with a ROE of 1,696.4%. Glatfelter ranks third highest with a ROE of 1,076.9%.

Clearwater Paper follows with a ROE of 1,049.1%, and KapStone Paper and Packaging rounds out the top five with a ROE of 986.0%.

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