Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Residential REITs Industry Detected in Shares of AvalonBay Communities (AVB, PPS, ESS, CPT, EDR)
Below are the three companies in the Residential REITs 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.
AvalonBay Communities ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 39.1%. Following is Post Properties with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 41.6%. Essex Property Trust ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 45.7%.
Camden Property Trust follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 47.8%, and Education Realty Trust rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 47.9%.
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