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SUPERVALU Inc (NYSE:SVU)
Equity to Asset Ratio
-0.13 (As of May. 2015)

Equity to Asset ratio is calculated as shareholder’s tangible equity divided by its total asset. SUPERVALU Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 was $-571 Mil. SUPERVALU Inc's total assets for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 was $4,491 Mil. Therefore, SUPERVALU Inc's Equity to Asset Ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 was -0.13.

SVU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.23   Max: 0.43
Current: -0.13

-0.23
0.43

During the past 13 years, the highest Equity to Asset Ratio of SUPERVALU Inc was 0.43. The lowest was -0.23. And the median was 0.28.

SVU's Equity to Assetis ranked lower than
99% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. SVU: -0.13 )

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.

SUPERVALU Inc's Equity to Asset Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2015 is calculated as

Equity to Asset (A: Feb. 2015 )=Total Equity/Total Assets
=-646/4485
=-0.14

SUPERVALU Inc's Equity to Asset Ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2015 is calculated as

Equity to Asset (Q: May. 2015 )=Total Equity/Total Assets
=-571/4491
=-0.13

* 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.

SUPERVALU Inc Annual Data

Feb06Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15
equity2asset 0.430.240.280.150.180.100.00-0.13-0.17-0.14

SUPERVALU Inc Quarterly Data

Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14Aug14Nov14Feb15May15
equity2asset -0.13-0.23-0.22-0.21-0.17-0.16-0.14-0.13-0.14-0.13
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