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Relatively High Debt to Asset Ratio Detected in Shares of Navient Corp in the Consumer Finance Industry (NAVI, NNI, SC, ECPG, RM)

By Amy Schwartz

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.

Encore Capital G follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 76.76, and Regional Managem rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 68.30.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Regional Managem on November 29th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $24.45. Since that recommendation, shares of Regional Managem have risen 49.6%. We continue to monitor Regional Managem for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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