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Shares of Lennox International Rank the Lowest in Terms of Current Ratio in the Building Products Industry (LII, NCS, BLDR, ROCK, OC)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Building Products 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.

Lennox International ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 1.3. Following is NCI Building Systems with a a current ratio of 1.5. Builders FirstSource ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.6.

Gibraltar Industries follows with a a current ratio of 1.9, and Owens Corning rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.9.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Gibraltar Industries on February 18th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $25.51. Since that recommendation, shares of Gibraltar Industries have risen 44.6%. We continue to monitor Gibraltar Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): LII NCS BLDR ROCK OC