Relatively High Debt to Asset Ratio Detected in Shares of Builders FirstSource in the Building Products Industry (BLDR, MAS, PGTI, USG, LII)
Below are the three companies in the Building Products 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.
Builders FirstSource ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.67. Masco is next with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.60. PGT ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.56.
USG follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.56, and Lennox International rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 0.49.
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