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Smart & Final St has the Lowest Return on Equity in the Food Retail Industry (SFS, NGVC, VLGEA, WMK, IMKTA)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Food 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.

Smart & Final St ranks lowest with a ROE of -2,992.7%. Natural Grocers is next with a ROE of 759.4%. Village Super -A ranks third lowest with a ROE of 884.8%.

Weis Markets Inc follows with a ROE of 1,064.3%, and Ingles Markets-A rounds out the bottom five with a ROE of 1,632.3%.

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Ticker(s): SFS NGVC VLGEA WMK IMKTA