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Top 5 Companies in the Wireless Telecommunication Services Industry With the Highest Debt to Asset Ratio (SHEN, S, TMUS, TDS, USM)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Wireless Telecommunication Services industry with the highest debt to asset ratios. The Debt/Asset ratio shows the proportion of a company's assets that are financed through debt. If the ratio is greater than one, most of the company's assets are financed through debt.

Shenandoah Telec ranks highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 55.87. Following is Sprint Corp with a a debt to asset ratio of 48.06. T-Mobile Us Inc ranks third highest with a a debt to asset ratio of 46.15.

Telephone & Data follows with a a debt to asset ratio of 25.88, and Us Cellular Corp rounds out the top five with a a debt to asset ratio of 22.91.

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