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CSS Industries has the Highest Current Ratio in the Housewares & Specialties Industry (CSS, LCUT, JAH, LBY, NWL)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Housewares & Specialties industry with the highest 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.

CSS Industries ranks highest with a a current ratio of 4.7. Following is Lifetime Brands with a a current ratio of 2.9. Jarden ranks third highest with a a current ratio of 2.5.

Libbey follows with a a current ratio of 2.1, and Newell Rubbermaid rounds out the top five with a a current ratio of 1.2.

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