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roe analysis information: Original post by Lisa Bigelow of Demand Media Analysts use a variety of analytical tools to evaluate a company's profitability. One of most commonly used tools is the return on equity calculation. Return on equity is calculated by dividing the company's net profit by shareholder equity. Higher or rising returns on equity are better than decreasing returns on equity, because it means that a greater…

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