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Top 5 Companies in the Paper Products Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (UFS, NP, GLT, SWM, CLW)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products 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.

Domtar Corp ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,127.6%. Neenah Paper Inc is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,898.4%. Glatfelter ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,044.2%.

Schweitzer-Maudu follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,558.5%, and Clearwater rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,576.8%.

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Ticker(s): UFS NP GLT SWM CLW