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Shares of Electro Sci Inds Rank the Lowest in Terms of Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments Industry (ESIO, BMI, VPG, FLIR, TRMB)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments 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.

Electro Sci Inds ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 878.7%. Badger Meter Inc is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,383.5%. Vishay Preci ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,433.8%.

Flir Systems follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,865.4%, and Trimble Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 2,786.4%.

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Keywords: lowest debt-to-capital ratio electro sci inds badger meter inc vishay preci flir systems trimble inc

Ticker(s): ESIO BMI VPG FLIR TRMB