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Highest Debt to EBITDA Ratio in the Health Care Technology Industry Detected in Shares of Allscripts Healt (MDRX, OMCL, CPSI, MDSO, INOV)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Technology 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.

Allscripts Healt ranks highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 5.2. Following is Omnicell Inc with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 5.0. Computer Program ranks third highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.8.

Medidata Solutio follows with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 3.7, and Inovalon Holdi-A rounds out the top five with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 3.2.

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Ticker(s): MDRX OMCL CPSI MDSO INOV