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Relatively Low Debt-to-Capital Ratio Detected in Shares of Air T Inc in the Air Freight & Logistics Industry (AIRT, HUBG, FWRD, FDX, ECHO)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Air Freight & Logistics 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.

Air T Inc ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4.1%. Following is HUB Group with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 16.5%. Forward Air ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 16.7%.

FedEx follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 32.2%, and Echo Global Logistics rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 33.4%.

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Keywords: lowest debt-to-capital ratio air t inc hub group forward air FedEx Echo Global Logistics

Ticker(s): AIRT HUBG FWRD FDX ECHO