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Top 5 Companies in the Food Distributors Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (SPTN, ANDE, CHEF, UNFI, SYY)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Food Distributors 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.

Spartannash Co ranks lowest with a ROE of -683.0%. Andersons Inc is next with a ROE of 559.2%. Chefs Warehouse ranks third lowest with a ROE of 750.3%.

United Natural follows with a ROE of 935.4%, and Sysco Corp rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 5,498.0%.

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Ticker(s): SPTN ANDE CHEF UNFI SYY