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Windstream has the Lowest Return on Equity in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry (WIN, GNCMA, CNSL, FTR, ATNI)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services 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.

Windstream ranks lowest with a ROE of -60.8%. Following is General Communication with a ROE of -24.6%. Consolidated Communications ranks third lowest with a ROE of -8.3%.

Frontier Communications follows with a ROE of -3.0%, and Atlantic Tele-Network rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 3.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Windstream on February 23rd, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $6.49. Since that recommendation, shares of Windstream have risen 31.8%. We continue to monitor Windstream for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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