leverage ratios

leverage ratios

Accounting dictionary. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • leverage ratios — See gearing ratios …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Leverage ratios — Measures of the relative contribution of stockholders and creditors, and of the firm s ability to pay financing charges. Value of firm s debt to the total value of the firm. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • leverage ratios — Measures of the relative value of stockholders, capitalization, and creditors obligations , and of the firm s ability to pay financing charges. Value of firm s debt to the total value of the firm (debt plus stockholder capitalization). Bloomberg… …   Financial and business terms

  • leverage ratios — (Accounting) index of foreign capital of a business compared to the total capital (used to estimate long term financial stability) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • financial leverage ratios — Common ratios are debt divided by equity a debt divided by the sum of debt plus equity. Related: capitalization ratios. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Financial leverage ratios — Related: capitalization ratios. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • Leverage (finance) — In finance, leverage (sometimes referred to as gearing in the United Kingdom) is a general term for any technique to multiply gains and losses.[1] Common ways to attain leverage are borrowing money, buying fixed assets and using derivatives.[2]… …   Wikipedia

  • gearing ratios — leverage ratios Ratios that express a company s capital gearing. There are a number of different ratios that can be calculated from either the balance sheet or the profit and loss account. Ratios based on the balance sheet usually express debt as …   Accounting dictionary

  • gearing ratios — leverage ratios Ratios that express a company s capital gearing There are a number of different ratios that can be calculated from either the balance sheet or the profit and loss account Ratios based on the balance sheet usually express debt as a …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Leverage Ratio — 1. Any ratio used to calculate the financial leverage of a company to get an idea of the company s methods of financing or to measure its ability to meet financial obligations. There are several different ratios, but the main factors looked at… …   Investment dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”