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Highest Debt to EBITDA Ratio in the Construction & Engineering Industry Detected in Shares of Great Lakes Dred (GLDD, AEGN, ACM, TPC, JEC)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering industry with the highest debt to EBITDA ratios. This ratio indicates how many years of EBITDA would be necessary in order to pay back all the debt (assuming Debt and EBITDA are constant). Typically, this ratio is considered to be alarming when it is greater than 3.0 but this can vary and should be looked at within the context of the industry.

Great Lakes Dred ranks highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 11.0. Following is Aegion Corp with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 10.7. Aecom ranks third highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.9.

Tutor Perini Cor follows with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.5, and Jacobs Engin Grp rounds out the top five with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.3.

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Ticker(s): GLDD AEGN ACM TPC JEC