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Top 5 Companies in the Apparel Retail Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (TLYS, GES, PLCE, FL, GCO)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Apparel Retail 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.

Tilly'S Inc-Cl A ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 43.9%. Following is Guess? Inc with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 238.2%. Children'S Place ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 300.6%.

Foot Locker Inc follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 472.8%, and Genesco Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 824.6%.

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