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Consol Energy is Among the Companies in the Coal & Consumable Fuels Industry With the Lowest Current Ratio (CNX, ARLP, BTU, AHGP, WLB)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Coal & Consumable Fuels industry with the lowest current ratios. Current ratio is useful to get an idea of how quickly a company can repay its short-term liabilities with its short-term assets. The higher the current ratio, the more capable the company is of paying its obligations.

Consol Energy ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 0.5. Following is Alliance Resource Partners with a a current ratio of 1.0. Peabody Energy ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.0.

Alliance Holdings follows with a a current ratio of 1.0, and Westmoreland Coal rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.1.

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