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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Education Services Industry Detected in Shares of K12 Inc (LRN, LOPE, DV, GHC, HMHC)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Education Services 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.

K12 Inc ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 366.9%. Grand Canyon Edu is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 632.9%. Devry Education ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 694.3%.

Graham Holding-B follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,445.3%, and Houghton Mifflin rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,913.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of K12 Inc on April 24th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $32.96. Since that call, shares of K12 Inc have fallen 15.2%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): LRN LOPE HMHC