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Shares of Chicago Bridge & Rank the Lowest in Terms of Current Ratio in the Construction & Engineering Industry (CBI, LAYN, ACM, FIX, KBR)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering 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.

Chicago Bridge & ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 0.3. Layne Christensn is next with a a current ratio of 1.0. Aecom ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.2.

Comfort Systems follows with a a current ratio of 1.3, and Kbr Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.3.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Kbr Inc on November 13th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $19.69. Since that call, shares of Kbr Inc have fallen 12.5%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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