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Top 5 Companies in the Publishing Industry With the Lowest Current Ratio (MDP, GCI, NEWM, NWS, NWSA)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Publishing 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.

Meredith Corp ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 1.1. Following is Gannett Co Inc with a a current ratio of 1.2. New Media Invest ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.3.

News Corp-Cl B follows with a a current ratio of 1.6, and News Corp-Cl A rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.6.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Meredith Corp and will alert subscribers who have MDP in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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