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Shares of Smart & Final St Rank the Lowest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Food Retail Industry (SFS, WFM, NGVC, VLGEA, SVU)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Food Retail 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.

Smart & Final St ranks lowest with a ROE of -2,992.7%. Whole Foods Mkt is next with a ROE of 736.4%. Natural Grocers ranks third lowest with a ROE of 759.4%.

Village Super -A follows with a ROE of 884.8%, and Supervalu Inc rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 1,021.6%.

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