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Northwest Pipe has the Highest Current Ratio in the Construction & Engineering Industry (NWPX, FRM, DY, GVA, FLR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering industry with the highest 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.

Northwest Pipe ranks highest with a a current ratio of 5.1. Following is Furmanite with a a current ratio of 4.3. Dycom Industries ranks third highest with a a current ratio of 3.2.

Granite Construction follows with a a current ratio of 2.0, and Fluor rounds out the top five with a a current ratio of 1.8.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Dycom Industries on February 17th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $54.28. Since that recommendation, shares of Dycom Industries have risen 73.3%. We continue to monitor Dycom Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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