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Us Concrete Inc has the Lowest Current Ratio in the Construction Materials Industry (USCR, HW, EXP, VMC, SUM)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Construction Materials 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.

Us Concrete Inc ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 1.5. Headwaters Inc is next with a a current ratio of 2.1. Eagle Materials ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 2.6.

Vulcan Materials follows with a a current ratio of 2.7, and Summit Materia-A rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 3.1.

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Ticker(s): USCR EXP VMC SUM