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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Home Furnishings Industry Detected in Shares of La-Z-Boy Inc (LZB, BSET, ETH, HOFT, MHK)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Home Furnishings 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.

La-Z-Boy Inc ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 8.6%. Bassett Furn is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 191.3%. Ethan Allen ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 345.3%.

Hooker Furniture follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,938.3%, and Mohawk Inds rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 2,832.7%.

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Ticker(s): LZB BSET ETH HOFT MHK