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Top 5 Companies in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry With the Lowest Current Ratio (BLL, CCK, OI, SLGN, GEF)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers 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.

Ball Corp ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 0.9. Crown Holdings I is next with a a current ratio of 0.9. Owens-Illinois ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.1.

Silgan Holdings follows with a a current ratio of 1.3, and Greif Inc-Cl A rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.4.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Silgan Holdings on October 9th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $27.13. Since that call, shares of Silgan Holdings have fallen 5.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): BLL CCK OI SLGN GEF