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

By James Quinn

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 0.8. Following is Waste Connections with a a current ratio of 0.9. Waste Management ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.0.

Casella Waste Systems follows with a a current ratio of 1.1, and Rollins rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.2.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Casella Waste Systems on March 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $6.12. Since that recommendation, shares of Casella Waste Systems have risen 54.4%. We continue to monitor Casella Waste Systems for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): RSG WCN WM CWST ROL