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

By James Quinn

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%. News Corp-Cl B is next 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%.

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Ticker(s): SCHL NWS NWSA NYT