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Relatively High Debt to EBITDA Ratio Detected in Shares of Titan Machinery in the Trading Companies & Distributors Industry (TITN, MRC, TGH, UNVR, CAI)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Trading Companies & Distributors industry with the highest debt to EBITDA ratios. This ratio indicates how many years of EBITDA would be necessary in order to pay back all the debt (assuming Debt and EBITDA are constant). Typically, this ratio is considered to be alarming when it is greater than 3.0 but this can vary and should be looked at within the context of the industry.

Titan Machinery ranks highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 19.2. Mrc Global Inc is next with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 13.7. Textainer Group ranks third highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 11.2.

Univar Inc follows with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 9.6, and Cai Internationa rounds out the top five with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 8.9.

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Keywords: highest debt to ebitda ratio titan machinery mrc global inc textainer group univar inc cai internationa

Ticker(s): TITN MRC TGH UNVR CAI