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Lowest Return on Equity in the Specialty Chemicals Industry Detected in Shares of Omnova Solutions (OMN, POL, PAH, FTK, ASH)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals 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.

Omnova Solutions ranks lowest with a ROE of -10,332.1%. Polyone Corp is next with a ROE of -875.7%. Platform Special ranks third lowest with a ROE of -813.8%.

Flotek Inds follows with a ROE of -562.6%, and Ashland Global H rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of -64.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Omnova Solutions on June 27th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $6.42. Since that recommendation, shares of Omnova Solutions have risen 57.8%. We continue to monitor Omnova Solutions for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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