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Itron Inc has the Highest Debt to EBITDA Ratio in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments Industry (ITRI, KEYS, MLAB, MTSC, OSIS)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments 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.

Itron Inc ranks highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 18.4. Keysight Tec is next with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 6.0. Mesa Labs ranks third highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 5.6.

Mts Systems Corp follows with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.2, and Osi Systems Inc rounds out the top five with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 3.9.

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Keywords: highest debt to ebitda ratio itron inc keysight tec mesa labs mts systems corp osi systems inc

Ticker(s): ITRI KEYS MLAB MTSC OSIS