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Shares of Verifone Systems Rank the Highest in Terms of Debt to EBITDA Ratio in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments Industry (PAY, ZBRA, MTSC, KEYS, OSIS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments industry with the highest debt to EBITDA ratios. This ratio indicates how many years of EBITDA would be necessary in order to pay back all the debt (assuming Debt and EBITDA are constant). Typically, this ratio is considered to be alarming when it is greater than 3.0 but this can vary and should be looked at within the context of the industry.

Verifone Systems ranks highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 14.4. Following is Zebra Tech Corp with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 6.4. Mts Systems Corp ranks third highest with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 6.0.

Keysight Tec follows with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.2, and Osi Systems Inc rounds out the top five with a a debt to EBITDA ratio of 3.2.

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Keywords: highest debt to ebitda ratio verifone systems zebra tech corp mts systems corp keysight tec osi systems inc

Ticker(s): PAY ZBRA MTSC KEYS OSIS