• Return to Headlines

Relatively Low Debt-to-Capital Ratio Detected in Shares of Steelcase in the Office Services & Supplies Industry (SCS, MLHR, HNI, ACU, MSA)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Office Services & Supplies 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.

Steelcase ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 29.0%. Herman Miller is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 35.7%. HNI ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 36.6%.

Acme United follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 39.5%, and Mine Safety Appliances rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 42.9%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Mine Safety Appliances on January 29th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $41.97. Since that recommendation, shares of Mine Safety Appliances have risen 26.6%. We continue to monitor Mine Safety Appliances for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest debt-to-capital ratio steelcase herman miller amex:acu acme united mine safety appliances

Ticker(s): SCS MLHR HNI MSA