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Top 5 Companies in the Computer & Electronics Retail Industry With the Highest Return on Equity (BBY, GME, CONN, RCII, SYX)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Computer & Electronics Retail 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.

Best Buy ranks highest with a ROE of 20.3%. GameStop is next with a ROE of 20.2%. Conn's ranks third highest with a ROE of 6.7%.

Rent-A-Center follows with a ROE of 5.2%, and Systemax rounds out the top five with a ROE of -27.3%.

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