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Republic Services is Among the Companies in the Environmental & Facilities Services Industry With the Lowest Current Ratio (RSG, WM, CWST, ROL, CVA)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Environmental & Facilities Services industry with the lowest 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.

Republic Services ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 0.7. Following is Waste Management with a a current ratio of 0.9. Casella Waste Systems ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 0.9.

Rollins follows with a a current ratio of 1.0, and Covanta rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.3.

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Ticker(s): RSG WM CWST ROL CVA