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Steelcase is Among the Companies in the Office Services & Supplies Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (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%.

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Ticker(s): SCS MLHR HNI MSA