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SAP SE Debt-to-Equity

: 0.48 (As of Jun. 2021)
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SAP SE's Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $5,135 Mil. SAP SE's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $13,701 Mil. SAP SE's Total Stockholders Equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $39,313 Mil. SAP SE's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.48.

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

NYSE:SAP' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0   Med: 0.3   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.48

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0.64

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-Equity Ratio of SAP SE was 0.64. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.30.

NYSE:SAP's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
72% of the 2082 Companies
in the Software industry.

( Industry Median: 0.18 vs. NYSE:SAP: 0.48 )

SAP SE Debt-to-Equity Historical Data

The historical data trend for SAP SE'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.

* Premium members only.

SAP SE Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Debt-to-Equity
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.30 0.25 0.39 0.45 0.45

SAP SE 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 0.64 0.62 0.45 0.51 0.48

Competitive Comparison

For the Software - Application industry, SAP SE'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.

   

SAP SE Debt-to-Equity Distribution

For the Software - Application industry and Technology sector, SAP SE's Debt-to-Equity distribution charts can be found below:

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



SAP SE Debt-to-Equity Calculation

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

SAP SE's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as

Debt to Equity=Total Debt / Total Stockholders Equity
=(Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation + Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation) / Total Stockholders Equity
=(1802.9197080292 + 14356.447688564) / 36152.068126521
=0.45

SAP SE's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Debt to Equity=Total Debt / Total Stockholders Equity
=(Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation + Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation) / Total Stockholders Equity
=(5134.9397590361 + 13701.204819277) / 39313.253012048
=0.48

* 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.


SAP SE  (NYSE:SAP) 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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SAP SE Business Description

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Technology » Software NAICS : 541512 SIC : 7371
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Founded in 1972 by former IBM employees, SAP provides database technology and enterprise resource planning software to enterprises around the world. Across more than 180 countries, the company serves 440,000 customers, approximately 80% of which are small to medium-size enterprises.

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