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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Home Improvement Retail Industry Detected in Shares of Sears Hometown A (SHOS, LL, TTS, LOW, HD)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Home Improvement Retail 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.

Sears Hometown A ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 909.2%. Lumber Liquidato is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,476.6%. Tile Shop Hldgs ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,732.6%.

Lowe'S Cos Inc follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 7,093.0%, and Home Depot Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 8,448.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Sears Hometown A on December 1st, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $5.85. Since that call, shares of Sears Hometown A have fallen 59.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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