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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Health Care Facilities Industry Detected in Shares of Natl Healthcare (NHC, USPH, ENSG, UHS, ACHC)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Facilities 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.

Natl Healthcare ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,526.8%. Following is Us Physical Ther with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,645.1%. Ensign Group Inc ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,849.1%.

Universal Hlth-B follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,453.8%, and Acadia Healthcar rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,552.3%.

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Ticker(s): USPH ENSG UHS ACHC