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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Insurance Brokers Industry Detected in Shares of Brown & Brown (BRO, AJG, MMC, WSH, AON)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Insurance Brokers 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.

Brown & Brown ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 34.7%. Following is Arthur J Gallagher with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 38.1%. Marsh & McLennan ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 41.4%.

Willis Group follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 50.3%, and AON rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 50.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Brown & Brown on February 5th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $31.54. Since that recommendation, shares of Brown & Brown have risen 14.3%. We continue to monitor Brown & Brown for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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