Relatively High Debt to Equity Ratio Detected in Shares of Windstream in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry (WIN, GNCMA, VZ, CNSL, FTR)
Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services industry with the highest debt to equity ratios. The Debt/Equity ratio measures a company's leverage and a high level often implies that a company has financed much of its growth with debt.
Windstream ranks highest with a a debt to equity ratio of 62.3. General Communication is next with a a debt to equity ratio of 17.8. Verizon Communications ranks third highest with a a debt to equity ratio of 8.5.
Consolidated Communications follows with a a debt to equity ratio of 5.3, and Frontier Communications rounds out the top five with a a debt to equity ratio of 2.8.
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