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Mettler-Toledo International Inc (NYSE:MTD)
Long-Term Debt to Total Assets
0.16 (As of Jun. 2014)

LT Debt to Total Assets is a measurement representing the percentage of a corporation's assets that are financed with loans and financial obligations lasting more than one year. The ratio provides a general measure of the financial position of a company, including its ability to meet financial requirements for outstanding loans. It is calculated as a company's long-term debt divide by its total assets. Mettler-Toledo International Inc's long-term debt to total assests ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.16.

Mettler-Toledo International Inc's long-term debt to total assets ratio declined from Jun. 2013 (0.21) to Jun. 2014 (0.16). It may suggest that Mettler-Toledo International Inc is progressively becoming less dependent on debt to grow their business.


Definition

Mettler-Toledo International Inc's Long-Term Debt to Total Asset Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

LT Debt to Total Assets (A: Dec. 2013 )=Long-Term Debt (A: Dec. 2013 )/Total Assets (A: Dec. 2013 )
=395.96/2152.819
=0.18

Mettler-Toledo International Inc's Long-Term Debt to Total Asset Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2014 is calculated as

LT Debt to Total Assets (Q: Jun. 2014 )=Long-Term Debt (Q: Jun. 2014 )/Total Assets (Q: Jun. 2014 )
=345.364/2143.42
=0.16

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


Explanation

LT Debt to Total Asset is a measurement representing the percentage of a corporation's assets that are financed with loans and financial obligations lasting more than one year. The ratio provides a general measure of the financial position of a company, including its ability to meet financial requirements for outstanding loans. A year-over-year decrease in this metric would suggest the company is progressively becoming less dependent on debt to grow their business.


Related Terms

Long-Term Debt, Total Assets


Historical Data

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

Mettler-Toledo International Inc Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ltd2asset 0.130.270.220.230.270.120.290.220.170.18

Mettler-Toledo International Inc Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
ltd2asset 0.210.210.180.170.200.210.180.180.210.16
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