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Relatively Low Debt-to-Capital Ratio Detected in Shares of Jacobs Engin Grp in the Construction & Engineering Industry (JEC, IESC, FIX, PWR, EME)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Construction & Engineering 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.

Jacobs Engin Grp ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 503.8%. Following is Ies Holdings Inc with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,092.5%. Comfort Systems ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,265.2%.

Quanta Services follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,504.0%, and Emcor Group Inc rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,563.0%.

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Ticker(s): JEC IESC FIX PWR EME