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Top 5 Companies in the Food Distributors Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (UNFI, SPTN, ANDE, CHEF, SYY)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Food Distributors 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.

United Natural ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 2,831.2%. Spartannash Co is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,430.9%. Andersons Inc ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,746.0%.

Chefs Warehouse follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 6,318.3%, and Sysco Corp rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 6,765.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Spartannash Co on May 25th, 2017 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $33.13. Since that call, shares of Spartannash Co have fallen 21.4%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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