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Estee Lauder Cos Inc (NYSE:EL)
Equity to Asset Ratio
0.49 (As of Dec. 2013)

Equity to Asset ratio is calculated as shareholder’s tangible equity divided by its total asset. Estee Lauder Cos Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $3,869 Mil. Estee Lauder Cos Inc's total assets for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was $7,841 Mil. Therefore, Estee Lauder Cos Inc's Equity to Asset Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.49.

EL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.49

0.27
0.5

During the past 13 years, the highest Equity to Asset Ratio of Estee Lauder Cos Inc was 0.50. The lowest was 0.27. And the median was 0.42.

EL's Equity to Assetis ranked higher than
62% of the 1415 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. EL: 0.49 )

Definition

Equity to Asset ratio measures the ratios of the portion of the asset owned by shareholders out of the total asset. It indicates the leverage of the company, and the amount of debt the company uses in its operation.

Equity to Asset ratio is calculated by dividing shareholder’s tangible equity divided by its total asset.

Estee Lauder Cos Inc's Equity to Asset Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2013 is calculated as

Equity to Asset (A: Jun. 2013 )=Total Equity/Total Assets
=3286.9/7145.2
=0.46

Estee Lauder Cos Inc's Equity to Asset Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Equity to Asset (Q: Dec. 2013 )=Total Equity/Total Assets
=3868.6/7841.2
=0.49

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Equity to Asset ratio can vary greatly across different industries, as they have different capital structure. A company with smaller Equity to Asset ratio (more leveraged) may have higher Return on Equity because of the leverage.

For banks, the required minimum Equity to Asset ratio by regulation is 5%. Some stronger banks may have Equity to Asset Ratio of more than 10%.


Related Terms

Return on Equity, Total Assets, Total Equity


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Estee Lauder Cos Inc Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
equity2asset 0.470.440.430.290.330.320.370.420.420.46

Estee Lauder Cos Inc Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
equity2asset 0.400.410.430.420.430.430.450.460.480.49
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