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Highest Debt to Asset Ratio in the Life & Health Insurance Industry Detected in Shares of CNO Financial (CNO, TMK, UNM, GNW, AFL)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Life & Health Insurance 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.

CNO Financial ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 13.21. Following is Torchmark with a a debt to asset ratio of 6.52. Unum Group ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 4.84.

Genworth Financial follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 4.36, and Aflac rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 4.13.

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Ticker(s): CNO TMK UNM GNW AFL