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Viasat Debt-to-Equity

: 0.96 (As of Jun. 2021)
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Viasat's Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $81 Mil. Viasat's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $2,428 Mil. Viasat's Total Stockholders Equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $2,620 Mil. Viasat's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.96.

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 Viasat's Debt-to-Equity or its related term are showing as below:

NAS:VSAT' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0   Med: 0.48   Max: 1.08
Current: 0.96

0
1.08

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-Equity Ratio of Viasat was 1.08. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.48.

NAS:VSAT's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 326 Companies
in the Hardware industry.

( Industry Median: 0.23 vs. NAS:VSAT: 0.96 )

Viasat Debt-to-Equity Historical Data

The historical data trend for Viasat'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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Viasat Annual Data
Trend Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 Mar17 Mar18 Mar19 Mar20 Mar21
Debt-to-Equity
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.49 0.56 0.74 1.08 0.93

Viasat Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
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 1.05 0.97 0.95 0.93 0.96

Competitive Comparison

For the Communication Equipment subindustry, Viasat'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.

   

Viasat Debt-to-Equity Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Viasat's Debt-to-Equity distribution charts can be found below:

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



Viasat Debt-to-Equity Calculation

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

Viasat's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 2021 is calculated as

Viasat's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 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.


Viasat  (NAS:VSAT) 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.


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Viasat Business Description

Viasat logo
Industry
Technology » Hardware NAICS : 334220 SIC : 3663
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
6155 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA, USA, 92009
Viasat Inc provides bandwidth technologies and services in three segments: satellite services, which provides satellite-based high-speed broadband services to consumers, enterprises, and commercial airlines; commercial networks, which develops end-to-end communication and connectivity systems; and government systems, which produces network-centric Internet Protocol-based secure government communication systems. A large majority of the firm's revenue is generated in the United States, with the rest coming from the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific.
Executives
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