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Progress Softwar has the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Systems Software Industry (PRGS, TIVO, VMW, PFPT, MSFT)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Systems Software 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.

Progress Softwar ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 2,448.0%. Following is Tivo Corp with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,466.3%. Vmware Inc-Cl A ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,525.4%.

Proofpoint Inc follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,592.0%, and Microsoft Corp rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,956.4%.

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