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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Paper Packaging Industry Detected in Shares of UFP Technologies (UFPT, SON, AEPI, BMS, AVY)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Paper Packaging 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.

UFP Technologies ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 177.3%. Sonoco Products is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,037.4%. AEP Industries ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,487.8%.

Bemis follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,508.8%, and Avery Dennison rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,827.3%.

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