Long-term debt to equity ratio

A capitalization ratio comparing long-term debt to shareholders' equity. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • long-term debt-to-equity ratio — A capitalization ratio comparing long term debt to shareholders equity. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Long-Term Debt To Capitalization Ratio — A ratio showing the financial leverage of a firm, calculated by dividing long term debt by the amount of capital available: A variation of the traditional debt to equity ratio, this value computes the proportion of a company s long term debt… …   Investment dictionary

  • Debt-to-equity ratio — The debt to equity ratio (D/E) is a financial ratio indicating the relative proportion of shareholders equity and debt used to finance a company s assets.[1] Closely related to leveraging, the ratio is also known as Risk, Gearing or Leverage. The …   Wikipedia

  • Debt to equity ratio — The debt to equity ratio (D/E) is a financial ratio indicating the relative proportion of equity and debt used to finance a company s assets. This ratio is also known as Risk, Gearing or Leverage. It is equal to total debt divided by shareholders …   Wikipedia

  • debt-to-equity ratio — Indicator of financial leverage. Compares assets provided by creditors to assets provided by shareholders. Determined by dividing long term debt by common stockholder equity. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * debt to equity ratio UK US noun… …   Financial and business terms

  • Total debt to equity ratio — A capitalization ratio comparing current liabilities plus long term debt to shareholders equity. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • total debt-to-equity ratio — A capitalization ratio comparing current liabilities plus long term debt to shareholders equity. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Debt/equity ratio — Indicator of financial leverage. Compares assets provided by creditors to assets provided by shareholders. Determined by dividing long term debt by common stockholder equity. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * *    A ratio that measures a… …   Financial and business terms

  • debt/equity ratio — Indicator of financial leverage. Compares assets provided by creditors to assets provided by shareholders. Determined by dividing long term debt by common stockholder equity. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * *    A ratio that measures a company …   Financial and business terms

  • Debt/Equity Ratio — A measure of a company s financial leverage calculated by dividing its total liabilities by stockholders equity. It indicates what proportion of equity and debt the company is using to finance its assets. Note: Sometimes only interest bearing,… …   Investment dictionary

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