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Top 5 Companies in the Restaurants Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (KONA, NDLS, RT, LUB, PBPB)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Restaurants 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.

Kona Grill Inc ranks lowest with a ROE of -12,585.0%. Following is Noodles & Co with a ROE of -6,516.4%. Ruby Tuesday Inc ranks third lowest with a ROE of -2,287.1%.

Luby'S Inc follows with a ROE of -1,485.8%, and Potbelly Corp rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of -818.3%.

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Ticker(s): KONA NDLS LUB PBPB