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Shares of Materion Rank the Lowest in Terms of Debt-to-Capital Ratio in the Diversified Metals & Mining Industry (MTRN, GSM, CMP, SCCO, FCX)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Diversified Metals & Mining 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.

Materion ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 8.9%. Following is Globe Specialty Metals with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 16.9%. Compass Minerals International ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 50.1%.

Southern Copper follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 51.7%, and Freeport-McMoRan rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 56.5%.

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Keywords: lowest debt-to-capital ratio materion globe specialty metals compass minerals international Southern Copper freeport-mcmoran

Ticker(s): MTRN GSM CMP SCCO FCX