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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Railroads Industry Detected in Shares of Kansas City Sout (KSU, GWR, UNP, NSC, CSX)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Railroads industry with the lowest Debt-to-Capital ratios. The debt-to-capital ratio is an important measure of how a company is financing its operations along with some insight into its financial strength, relative to other companies in its industry.

Kansas City Sout ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,600.6%. Following is Genesee & Wyomin with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,253.9%. Union Pac Corp ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,295.2%.

Norfolk Southern follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,514.4%, and Csx Corp rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,912.8%.

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Ticker(s): KSU GWR UNP NSC CSX