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Lowest Current Ratio in the Home Improvement Retail Industry Detected in Shares of Lowe'S Cos Inc (LOW, HD, SHOS, LL, TTS)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Home Improvement Retail industry with the lowest current ratios. Current ratio is useful to get an idea of how quickly a company can repay its short-term liabilities with its short-term assets. The higher the current ratio, the more capable the company is of paying its obligations.

Lowe'S Cos Inc ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 1.1. Following is Home Depot Inc with a a current ratio of 1.2. Sears Hometown A ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.6.

Lumber Liquidato follows with a a current ratio of 1.7, and Tile Shop Hldgs rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.7.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Lumber Liquidato on July 31st, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $19.61. Since that call, shares of Lumber Liquidato have fallen 43.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): LOW HD LL TTS