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Dollar Tree Debt-to-Equity

: 1.20 (As of Apr. 2022)
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Dollar Tree's Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 was $1,407 Mil. Dollar Tree's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 was $8,506 Mil. Dollar Tree's Total Stockholders Equity for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 was $8,242 Mil. Dollar Tree's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 was 1.20.

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.

The historical rank and industry rank for Dollar Tree's Debt-to-Equity or its related term are showing as below:

DLTR' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04   Med: 0.25   Max: 2.09
Current: 1.2

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-Equity Ratio of Dollar Tree was 2.09. The lowest was 0.04. And the median was 0.25.

DLTR's Debt-to-Equity is ranked worse than
67.65% of 272 companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry
Industry Median: 0.70 vs DLTR: 1.20

Dollar Tree Debt-to-Equity Historical Data

The historical data trend for Dollar Tree's Debt-to-Equity can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Dollar Tree Annual Data
Trend Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18 Jan19 Jan20 Jan21 Jan22
Debt-to-Equity
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.79 0.77 1.60 1.32 1.29

Dollar Tree Quarterly Data
Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21 Apr21 Jul21 Oct21 Jan22 Apr22
Debt-to-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.31 1.38 1.35 1.29 1.20

Competitive Comparison

For the Discount Stores subindustry, Dollar Tree's Debt-to-Equity, along with its competitors' market caps and Debt-to-Equity data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Dollar Tree Debt-to-Equity Distribution

For the Retail - Defensive industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Dollar Tree's Debt-to-Equity distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Dollar Tree's Debt-to-Equity falls into.



Dollar Tree Debt-to-Equity Calculation

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

Dollar Tree's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2022 is calculated as

Dollar Tree's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2022 is calculated as

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Dollar Tree  (NAS:DLTR) Debt-to-Equity Explanation

In the calculation of Debt to Equity, we use the total of Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation and Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation divided by Total Stockholders Equity. In some calculations, Total Liabilities is used to for calculation.


Be Aware

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


Dollar Tree Debt-to-Equity Related Terms

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Dollar Tree Business Description

Dollar Tree logo
Address
500 Volvo Parkway, Chesapeake, VA, USA, 23320
Dollar Tree operates discount stores in the U.S. and Canada, including over 7,800 shops under both its namesake and Family Dollar units (nearly 15,700 in total). The eponymous chain features branded and private-label goods, generally at a $1.25 price. Nearly 50% of Dollar Tree stores' fiscal 2020 sales came from consumables (including food, health and beauty, and household paper and cleaning products), just over 45% from variety items (including toys and housewares), and 5% from seasonal goods. Family Dollar features branded and private-label goods at prices generally ranging from $1 to $10, with over 76% of fiscal 2020 sales from consumables, 9% from seasonal/electronic items (including prepaid phones and toys), 9% from home products, and 6% from apparel and accessories.
Executives
Flanigan John W officer: Chief Supply Chain Officer 100 MISSION RIDGE GOODLETTSVILLE TN 37072
Gatta Lawrence J. Jr. officer: Chief Merchandising Officer FD C/O LONGS DRUG STORES CORPORATION 141 NORTH CIVIC DRIVE WALNUT CREEK CA 94596
Mantle Ridge Lp other: Director by deputization 712 FIFTH AVENUE, SUITE 17F NEW YORK NY 10019
Kelly Edward J Iii director CIT GROUP INC ONE CIT DRIVE LIVINGSTON NJ 07039
Hilal Paul C director MANTLE RIDGE, L.P. 712 FIFTH AVENUE, SUITE 17F NEW YORK NY 10019
Mr Cobalt Advisor Llc other: Director by deputization 712 FIFTH AVENUE, 17TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10019
Scott Bertram L director C/O BECTON DICKERSON & CO 1 BECTON DR FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Heinrich Daniel J director CLOROX CO 1221 BROADWAY OAKLAND CA 94612
Laschinger Mary A director 400 ATLANTIC STREET STAMFORD CT 06921
Grise Cheryl W director NORTHEAST UTILITIES 107 SELDEN STREET BERLIN CT 06037
Dreiling Richard W director, other: Executive Chairman C/O SAFEWAY INC 5918 STONERIDGE MALL ROAD PLEASANTON CA 94588
Hulett Jennifer officer: Chief Human Resources Officer 1500 SOLANA BLVD. SUITE 3400 WESTLAKE TX 76262
Alasdair James officer: EVP Merch and Supply Chain 100 PIER 1 PLACE FORT WORTH TX 76102
Park Winifred director 1 EXPRESS DRIVE COLUMBUS OH 43230
Lech Michael officer: Chief Logistics Officer 500 VOLVO PARKWAY CHESAPEAKE VA 23320

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