Windstream is Among the Companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry With the Highest Debt to Equity Ratio (WIN, GNCMA, VZ, CNSL, FTR)
Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication Services industry with the highest debt to equity ratios. The Debt/Equity ratio measures a company's leverage and a high level often implies that a company has financed much of its growth with debt.
Windstream ranks highest with a a debt to equity ratio of 62.3. Following is General Communication with a a debt to equity ratio of 17.8. Verizon Communications ranks third highest with a a debt to equity ratio of 8.5.
Consolidated Communications follows with a a debt to equity ratio of 5.3, and Frontier Communications rounds out the top five with a a debt to equity ratio of 2.8.
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