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Top 5 Companies in the Household Products Industry With the Lowest Debt-to-Capital Ratio (ODC, PG, CENT, CENTA, CHD)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Household Products 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.

Oil Dri Corp ranks lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 885.4%. Procter & Gamble is next with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,615.9%. Central Garden ranks third lowest with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,830.9%.

Central Garden-A follows with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 3,830.9%, and Church & Dwight rounds out the bottom five with a a Debt-to-Capital ratio of 5,170.2%.

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