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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Publishing Industry Detected in Shares of Scholastic Corp (SCHL, NWS, NWSA, DJCO, NYT)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Publishing 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.

Scholastic Corp ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 104.4%. Following is News Corp-Cl B with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 330.4%. News Corp-Cl A ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 330.4%.

Daily Journal follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,649.9%, and New York Times-A rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 2,180.3%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Scholastic Corp on March 6th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $40.54. Since that call, shares of Scholastic Corp have fallen 6.2%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): SCHL NWS NWSA NYT