Ramsay vs CSL: Which stock is better?

Here we rank Australia's two healthcare juggernauts on growth, margins, and more.

Let's forget about share prices for a moment and just focus on what makes a great company. Good businesses tend to have a few things in common: pricing power, high returns on capital, low debt and strong growth prospects.

CSL and Ramsay Health Care both appear on our list of Australia's 10 best businesses. Both possess each of the above characteristics in bucket-fulls despite having little overlap in their business models and industry. Here we want to put the companies side-by-side to give you a deeper view of their economics and reveal the superior business.  

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