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Top 5 Companies in the Homefurnishing Retail Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (KIRK, PIR, HVT, BBBY, AAN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Homefurnishing 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.

Kirkland'S Inc ranks lowest with a ROE of 385.8%. Following is Pier 1 Imports with a ROE of 408.2%. Haverty Furnitur ranks third lowest with a ROE of 736.7%.

Bed Bath &Beyond follows with a ROE of 1,515.2%, and Aaron'S Inc rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 1,790.2%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Bed Bath &Beyond on January 9th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $14.11. Since that call, shares of Bed Bath &Beyond have fallen 16.3%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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