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Overstock.Com is Among the Companies in the Internet & Direct Marketing Retail Industry With the Lowest Return on Equity (OSTK, LTRPA, FTD, GAIA, TRIP)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Internet & Direct Marketing Retail 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.

Overstock.Com ranks lowest with a ROE of -8,861.2%. Liberty Trp-A is next with a ROE of -7,246.4%. Ftd Cos Inc ranks third lowest with a ROE of -6,939.2%.

Gaia Inc follows with a ROE of -2,318.3%, and Tripadvisor Inc rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of -194.7%.

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