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Hometrust Bancsh is Among the Companies in the Regional Banks Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (HTBI, BPOP, NBHC, BANC, IBKC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Regional Banks 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.

Hometrust Bancsh ranks lowest with a ROE of 146.3%. Following is Popular Inc with a ROE of 201.6%. National-Cl A ranks third lowest with a ROE of 249.9%.

Banc Of Californ follows with a ROE of 397.4%, and Iberiabank Corp rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 409.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of National-Cl A on January 24th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $34.79. Since that call, shares of National-Cl A have fallen 26.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: lowest return on equity hometrust bancsh popular inc national-cl a banc of californ iberiabank corp

Ticker(s): HTBI BPOP NBHC BANC IBKC