Published on 4 Jun 2022 on Simply Wall St. via Yahoo Finance

Is Ashtead Group plc's (LON:AHT) 24% ROE Better Than Average?

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One of the best investments we can make is in our own knowledge and skill set. With that in mind, this article will work through how we can use Return On Equity (ROE) to better understand a business. We'll use ROE to examine Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT), by way of a worked example.

ROE or return on equity is a useful tool to assess how effectively a company can generate returns on the investment it received from its shareholders. Put another way, it reveals the company's success at turning shareholder investments into profits.

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