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Shares of Terra Nitrogen Rank the Highest in Terms of Return on Equity in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals Industry (TNH, FMC, MON, SMG, CF)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural 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.

Terra Nitrogen ranks highest with a ROE of 54.2%. FMC is next with a ROE of 40.1%. Monsanto ranks third highest with a ROE of 31.1%.

Scotts Miracle-Gro follows with a ROE of 27.2%, and CF Industries rounds out the top five with a ROE of 21.2%.

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