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Relatively Low Debt-to-Capital Ratio Detected in Shares of Css Industries in the Housewares & Specialties Industry (CSS, LCUT, NWL, LBY, TUP)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Housewares & Specialties 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.

Css Industries ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 22.9%. Lifetime Brands is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,038.8%. Newell Brands In ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,109.2%.

Libbey Inc follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 7,375.6%, and Tupperware Brand rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 7,698.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Tupperware Brand on January 24th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $57.61. Since that recommendation, shares of Tupperware Brand have risen 20.6%. We continue to monitor Tupperware Brand for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): CSS LCUT NWL TUP