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AtriCure is Among the Companies in the Health Care Equipment Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (ATRC, ABAX, DXCM, NXTM, CYNO)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Equipment industry with the lowest Debt-to-Capital ratios. The debt-to-capital ratio is an important measure of how a company is financing its operations along with some insight into its financial strength, relative to other companies in its industry.

AtriCure ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 0.1%. Following is Abaxis with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 0.2%. DexCom ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1.5%.

NxStage Medical follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4.2%, and Cynosure rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4.3%.

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Ticker(s): ATRC ABAX DXCM NXTM CYNO