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Below are the top 10 stocks in the NASDAQ Composite index with highest Return on Equity (ROE) ratio for the last 12 months, UPDATED TODAY before 4:30 AM ET. ROE shows a company's efficiency in making profits from shareholders' equity. It is equal to net profits divided by shareholders' equity.


Linear Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:LLTC) has the 1st highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 318.46% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 36.68% for the same period. Partner Communications Company Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:PTNR) has the 2nd highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 191.58% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 16.91% for the same period. InterMune, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITMN) has the 3rd highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 160.79% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 47.91% for the same period. DepoMed, Inc. (NASDAQ:DEPO) has the 4th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 154.70% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 71.74% for the same period. Shengkai Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ:VALV) has the 5th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 134.64% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 69.42% for the same period.

Strayer Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:STRA) has the 6th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 93.64% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 20.08% for the same period. Value Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:VALU) has the 7th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 91.79% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 70.62% for the same period. GT Solar International, Inc. (NASDAQ:SOLR) has the 8th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 91.75% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 19.44% for the same period. Giga-tronics, Incorporated (NASDAQ:GIGA) has the 9th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 86.69% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 66.92% for the same period. The InterGroup Corporation (NASDAQ:INTG) has the 10th highest Return on Equity in this segment of the market. Its ROE was 80.27% for the last 12 months. Its net profit margin was 17.71% for the same period.

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