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Wausau Paper is Among the Companies in the Paper Products Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (WPP, CLW, UFS, GLT, KS)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products 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.

Wausau Paper ranks lowest with a ROE of 2.8%. Clearwater Paper is next with a ROE of 3.4%. Domtar ranks third lowest with a ROE of 5.6%.

Glatfelter follows with a ROE of 7.5%, and KapStone Paper and Packaging rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 15.5%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Clearwater Paper on February 26th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $39.15. Since that recommendation, shares of Clearwater Paper have risen 53.2%. We continue to monitor Clearwater Paper for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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