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Navient Corp is Among the Companies in the Consumer Finance Industry With the Highest Debt to Asset Ratio (NAVI, NNI, SC, LEAF, ECPG)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Consumer Finance industry with the highest debt to asset ratios. The Debt/Asset ratio shows the proportion of a company's assets that are financed through debt. If the ratio is greater than one, most of the company's assets are financed through debt.

Navient Corp ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 95.47. Following is Nelnet Inc-Cl A with a a debt to asset ratio of 89.12. Santander Consum ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 79.04.

Leaf Group Ltd follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 77.45, and Encore Capital G rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 76.76.

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Ticker(s): NAVI NNI SC ECPG