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Shares of Capital Senior Living Rank the Highest in Terms of Debt to Asset Ratio in the Health Care Facilities Industry (CSU, CYH, BKD, HLS, THC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Facilities 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.

Capital Senior Living ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 79.36. Following is Community Health Systems with a a debt to asset ratio of 69.47. Brookdale Senior Living ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 65.58.

HealthSouth follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 64.43, and Tenet Healthcare rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 61.76.

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