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The following is a list of companies that have lagged the rest of the market over the last quarter. In addition, all of these companies have management teams with a track record of beating their competitors, based on the Return on Assets (ROA), Return on Invested Capital (ROI) and Return on Equity (ROE) ratios.

This list might offer an interesting starting point to investors looking to buy quality companies on a pullback. Full details below.

Performance and short float data sourced from Finviz, management data sourced from Reuters.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the top six stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research. Note: The numbers on top of items represent the forward P/E ratio, if available.

The list has been sorted by quarterly performance.

1. Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATNI): Telecom Services. Market cap of $594.9M. The stock has lost 26.32% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 9.72% vs. industry average at 4.12%. 5-year average ROI at 12.25% vs. industry average at 5.8%. 5-year average ROE at 15.9% vs. industry average at 8.55%. Short float at 4.72%, which implies a short ratio of 3.97 days. The stock has lost 29.18% over the last year.

2. Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL): Education & Training Services Industry. Market cap of $5.89B. The stock has lost 21.1% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 23.86% vs. industry average at 7.12%. 5-year average ROI at 48.53% vs. industry average at 9.68%. 5-year average ROE at 59% vs. industry average at 14.05%. Short float at 7.2%, which implies a short ratio of 2.47 days. The stock has lost 37.49% over the last year.

3. Fuel Systems Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSYS): Auto Parts Industry. Market cap of $537.23M. The stock has lost 20.31% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 7% vs. industry average at 5.49%. 5-year average ROI at 11.19% vs. industry average at 8.25%. 5-year average ROE at 12.08% vs. industry average at 10.34%. Short float at 28.33%, which implies a short ratio of 12.23 days. The stock has lost 36.49% over the last year.

4. Portugal Telecom SGPS SA (NYSE:PT): Wireless Communications Industry. Market cap of $9.74B. The stock has lost 19.65% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 5.17% vs. industry average at 4.12%. 5-year average ROI at 8.03% vs. industry average at 5.8%. 5-year average ROE at 45.86% vs. industry average at 8.55%. Short float at 0.09%, which implies a short ratio of 3.17 days. The stock has lost 0.71% over the last year.

5. Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (NASDAQ:HMIN):
Lodging Industry. Market cap of $1.64B. The stock has lost 17.87% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 18.9% vs. industry average at 3.7%. 5-year average ROI at 24.65% vs. industry average at 4.41%. 5-year average ROE at 35.97% vs. industry average at 6.86%. Short float at 4.24%, which implies a short ratio of 2.78 days. The stock has gained 4.41% over the last year.

6. Trina Solar Ltd. (NYSE:TSL): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $1.64B. The stock has lost 17.59% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 8.09% vs. industry average at 3.69%. 5-year average ROI at 12.49% vs. industry average at 5.22%. 5-year average ROE at 15.88% vs. industry average at 8.82%. Short float at 10.17%, which implies a short ratio of 2.02 days. The stock has lost 20.46% over the last year.

7. Capella Education Co. (NASDAQ:CPLA): Education & Training Services Industry. Market cap of $1.11B. The stock has lost 17.33% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 15.28% vs. industry average at 7.12%. 5-year average ROI at 19.3% vs. industry average at 9.68%. 5-year average ROE at 23.88% vs. industry average at 14.05%. Short float at 19.52%, which implies a short ratio of 10.83 days. The stock has lost 10.22% over the last year.

8. Alkermes, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALKS): Drug Delivery Industry. Market cap of $1.19B. The stock has lost 17.01% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 10.06% vs. industry average at 4%. 5-year average ROI at 11.59% vs. industry average at 4.67%. 5-year average ROE at 22.87% vs. industry average at 5.49%. Short float at 5.06%, which implies a short ratio of 3.92 days. The stock has gained 23.54% over the last year.

9. Perusahaan Perseroan Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk. (NYSE:TLK): Telecom Services. Market cap of $17.61B. The stock has lost 16.48% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 19.18% vs. industry average at 4.12%. 5-year average ROI at 30.32% vs. industry average at 5.8%. 5-year average ROE at 37% vs. industry average at 8.55%. Short float at 0.23%, which implies a short ratio of 1.6 days. The stock has lost 9.02% over the last year.

10. RadioShack Corp. (NYSE:RSH):
Electronics Stores Industry. Market cap of $2.08B. The stock has lost 14.77% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 8.87% vs. industry average at 4.4%. 5-year average ROI at 14.27% vs. industry average at 7.56%. 5-year average ROE at 25.26% vs. industry average at 11.12%. Short float at 9.03%, which implies a short ratio of 3.21 days. The stock has lost 13.11% over the last year.

11. China Automotive Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CAAS):
Auto Parts Industry. Market cap of $375.34M. The stock has lost 14.73% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 9.35% vs. industry average at 5.49%. 5-year average ROI at 27.06% vs. industry average at 8.25%. 5-year average ROE at 17.17% vs. industry average at 10.34%. Short float at 15.71%, which implies a short ratio of 4.48 days. The stock has lost 39.93% over the last year.

12. LoopNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOOP): Property Management Industry. Market cap of $357.3M. The stock has lost 13.2% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 18.04% vs. industry average at 4.64%. 5-year average ROI at 20.53% vs. industry average at 5.98%. 5-year average ROE at 24.68% vs. industry average at 12.92%. Short float at 2.59%, which implies a short ratio of 5.45 days. The stock has gained 10.55% over the last year.

13. hhgregg, Inc. (NYSE:HGG): Electronics Stores Industry. Market cap of $863.08M. The stock has lost 12.77% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 8.26% vs. industry average at 2.36%. 5-year average ROI at 13.12% vs. industry average at 5.86%. 5-year average ROE at 42.86% vs. industry average at 7.49%. Short float at 34.09%, which implies a short ratio of 17.36 days. The stock has lost 1.09% over the last year.

14. AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. (NYSE:AB):
Asset Management Industry. Market cap of $2.41B. The stock has lost 12.67% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 17.61% vs. industry average at 8%. 5-year average ROI at 17.68% vs. industry average at 9.92%. 5-year average ROE at 17.71% vs. industry average at 12.05%. Short float at 0.77%, which implies a short ratio of 1.72 days. The stock has lost 12.77% over the last year.

15. Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE:BBY): Electronics Stores Industry. Market cap of $14.2B. The stock has lost 12.16% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 9.3% vs. industry average at 4.4%. 5-year average ROI at 19.31% vs. industry average at 7.56%. 5-year average ROE at 24.04% vs. industry average at 11.12%. Short float at 4.16%, which implies a short ratio of 1.85 days. The stock has lost 11.35% over the last year.

16. Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (GNK): Shipping Industry. Market cap of $522.65M. The stock has lost 11.33% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 7.69% vs. industry average at 4.76%. 5-year average ROI at 7.92% vs. industry average at 6.4%. 5-year average ROE at 18.24% vs. industry average at 11.96%. Short float at 14.34%, which implies a short ratio of 3.84 days. The stock has lost 40.69% over the last year.

17. Telefonica, S.A. (NYSE:TEF): Telecom Services. Market cap of $101.82B. The stock has lost 10.28% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 7.32% vs. industry average at 4.12%. 5-year average ROI at 10.27% vs. industry average at 5.8%. 5-year average ROE at 39.87% vs. industry average at 8.55%. Short float at 0.67%, which implies a short ratio of 1.29 days. The stock has lost 14.8% over the last year.

18. Jos. A Bank Clothiers Inc. (NASDAQ:JOSB): Apparel Stores Industry. Market cap of $1.12B. The stock has lost 10.04% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 12.91% vs. industry average at 8.7%. 5-year average ROI at 17.83% vs. industry average at 12.98%. 5-year average ROE at 21.54% vs. industry average at 14.85%. Short float at 16.08%, which implies a short ratio of 10.04 days. The stock has gained 36.07% over the last year.

19. Mobile Telesystems OJSC (NYSE:MBT): Wireless Communications Industry. Market cap of $19.84B. The stock has lost 9.76% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 14.56% vs. industry average at 9.4%. 5-year average ROI at 20.57% vs. industry average at 12.69%. 5-year average ROE at 35.99% vs. industry average at 17.1%. Short float at 0.22%, which implies a short ratio of 0.8 days. The stock has gained 0.34% over the last year.

20. Strayer Education Inc. (NASDAQ:STRA): Education & Training Services Industry. Market cap of $2.05B. The stock has lost 9.3% over the last quarter. 5-year average ROA at 24.01% vs. industry average at 7.12%. 5-year average ROI at 38.89% vs. industry average at 9.68%. 5-year average ROE at 40.96% vs. industry average at 14.05%. Short float at 23.66%, which implies a short ratio of 11.12 days. The stock has lost 28% over the last year.

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