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Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co (NYSE:KED)
Debt-to-Equity
0.28 (As of Aug. 2015)

Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co's current portion of long-term debt for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2015 was \$0.00 Mil. Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co's long-term debt for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2015 was \$70.00 Mil. Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co's total equity for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2015 was \$247.50 Mil. Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2015 was 0.28.

A high debt to equity ratio generally means that a company has been aggressive in financing its growth with debt. This can result in volatile earnings as a result of the additional interest expense.

Definition

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Nov. 2014 is calculated as

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (0 + 114) / 348.496 = 0.33

Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2015 is calculated as

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (0 + 70) / 247.504 = 0.28

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

In the calculation of Debt to Equity, we use the total of Current Portion of Long-Term Debt and Long-Term Debt divided by Total Equity. In some calculations, Total Liabilities is used to for calculation.

Be Aware

Because a company can increase its Return on Equity by having more financial leverage, it is important to watch the leverage ratio when investing in high Return on Equity companies.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co Annual Data

 Nov07 Nov08 Nov09 Nov10 Nov11 Nov12 Nov13 Nov14 deb2equity 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.35 0.33 0.27 0.32 0.29 0.27 0.33

Kayne Anderson Energy Development Co Quarterly Data

 May13 Aug13 Nov13 Feb14 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 deb2equity 0.22 0.29 0.27 0.25 0.29 0.26 0.33 0.28 0.23 0.28
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