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Shares of Everest Re Group Rank the Lowest in Terms of Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Reinsurance Industry (RE, PRE, RNR, ENH, Y)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Reinsurance 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.

Everest Re Group ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 7.2%. PartnerRe is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 10.8%. RenaissanceRe Holdings ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 14.5%.

Endurance Specialty follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 15.3%, and Alleghany rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 19.1%.

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