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Whirlpool has the Lowest Current Ratio in the Household Appliances Industry (WHR, NC, HELE, SODA, IRBT)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Household Appliances 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.

Whirlpool ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 1.0. Following is NACCO Industries with a a current ratio of 1.6. Helen of Troy ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 2.0.

SodaStream International follows with a a current ratio of 2.4, and iRobot rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 4.5.

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