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Schweitzer-Maudu is Among the Companies in the Paper Products Industry With the Highest Debt to Asset Ratio (SWM, KS, CLW, NP, GLT)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Paper Products 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.

Schweitzer-Maudu ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 44.36. Following is Kapstone Paper A with a a debt to asset ratio of 43.82. Clearwater ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 40.26.

Neenah Paper Inc follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 28.25, and Glatfelter rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 27.81.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Kapstone Paper A on January 2nd, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $23.19. Since that recommendation, shares of Kapstone Paper A have risen 49.3%. We continue to monitor Kapstone Paper A for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): SWM KS CLW NP GLT