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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Personal Products Industry Detected in Shares of Medifast (MED, MTEX, NUTR, IPAR, NUS)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Personal Products 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.

Medifast ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 0.3%. Following is Mannatech with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3.0%. Nutraceutical International ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 16.4%.

Inter Parfums follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 17.9%, and Nu Skin Enterprises rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 22.7%.

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Keywords: lowest debt-to-capital ratio medifast mannatech nutraceutical international inter parfums nu skin enterprises

Ticker(s): MED MTEX NUTR IPAR NUS