Top 5 Companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (IPI, SMG, MOS, CGA, MON)
Below are the three companies in the Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals 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.
Intrepid Potash ranks lowest with a ROE of 9.0%. Scotts Miracle-Gro is next with a ROE of 14.3%. Mosaic ranks third lowest with a ROE of 15.3%.
China Green Agriculture follows with a ROE of 16.4%, and Monsanto rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 19.2%.
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