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Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry Detected in Shares of Greif Inc-Cl A (GEF, ATR, BLL, MYE, SLGN)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers 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.

Greif Inc-Cl A ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,727.1%. Aptargroup Inc is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,893.5%. Ball Corp ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 6,327.5%.

Myers Inds Inc follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 6,707.4%, and Silgan Holdings rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 7,687.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Silgan Holdings on July 27th, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $29.43. Since that call, shares of Silgan Holdings have fallen 5.8%. 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): GEF ATR BLL MYE SLGN