International Paper is Among the Companies in the Paper Products Industry With the Highest Debt to Equity Ratio (IP, KS, WPP, CLW, SWM)
Below are the three companies in the Paper Products industry with the highest debt to equity ratios. The Debt/Equity ratio measures a company's leverage and a high level often implies that a company has financed much of its growth with debt.
International Paper ranks highest with a a debt to equity ratio of 2.2. KapStone Paper and Packaging is next with a a debt to equity ratio of 1.9. Wausau Paper ranks third highest with a a debt to equity ratio of 1.3.
Clearwater Paper follows with a a debt to equity ratio of 1.3, and Schweitzer-Mauduit International rounds out the top five with a a debt to equity ratio of 0.9.
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