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Capital Senior Living is Among the Companies in the Health Care Facilities Industry With the Highest Debt to Asset Ratio (CSU, HLS, THC, BKD, CYH)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Facilities industry with the highest debt to asset ratios. The Debt/Asset ratio shows the proportion of a company's assets that are financed through debt. If the ratio is greater than one, most of the company's assets are financed through debt.

Capital Senior Living ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.78. Following is HealthSouth with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.66. Tenet Healthcare ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.64.

Brookdale Senior Living follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.63, and Community Health Systems rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.62.

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Keywords: highest debt to asset ratio capital senior living healthsouth Tenet Healthcare brookdale senior living Community Health Systems

Ticker(s): CSU HLS THC BKD CYH