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Marten Transport has the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Trucking Industry (MRTN, KNX, ODFL, SAIA, WERN)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Trucking 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.

Marten Transport ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 177.1%. Following is Knight Transport with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 223.1%. Old Dominion Frt ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 536.6%.

Saia Inc follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,325.3%, and Werner Ent rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,532.2%.

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Ticker(s): MRTN KNX ODFL SAIA WERN