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Relatively High Level of Cash Detected in Shares of Leggett & Platt in the Home Furnishings Industry (LEG, MHK, ETH, LZB, TPX)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Home Furnishings industry with the highest cash equivalents (CE). Analysts use CE as a measure to compare the cash cushion of companies in the same industry.

Leggett & Platt ranks highest with a CE of $251. Following is Mohawk Industries with a CE of $111. Ethan Allen Interiors ranks third highest with a CE of $87.

La-Z-Boy follows with a CE of $75, and Tempur-Pedic International rounds out the top five with a CE of $72.

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Keywords: highest level of cash leggett & platt mohawk industries ethan allen interiors la-z-boy tempur-pedic international