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Top 5 Companies in the Food Retail Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (WMK, VLGEA, NGVC, SFM, CASY)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Food Retail 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.

Weis Markets Inc ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 340.4%. Village Super -A is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 1,319.3%. Natural Grocers ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,158.9%.

Sprouts Farmers follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,259.0%, and Casey'S General rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 4,368.7%.

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Ticker(s): WMK VLGEA NGVC SFM