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Top 5 Companies in the Technology Distributors Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (SYX, AGYS, AVT, SCSC, AXE)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Technology 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.

Systemax ranks lowest with a ROE of -2,468.2%. Agilysys is next with a ROE of -659.0%. Avnet ranks third lowest with a ROE of 836.0%.

Scansource follows with a ROE of 840.5%, and Anixter International rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 975.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Systemax on March 28th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $9.94. Since that recommendation, shares of Systemax have risen 60.6%. We continue to monitor Systemax for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest return on equity systemax agilysys avnet scansource anixter international