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Vodafone Group Debt-to-Equity

: 1.22 (As of Mar. 2020)
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Vodafone Group's Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was $13,067 Mil. Vodafone Group's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was $69,494 Mil. Vodafone Group's Total Stockholders Equity for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was $67,856 Mil. Vodafone Group's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 was 1.22.

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.

NAS:VOD' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01   Med: 0.35   Max: 4.01
Current: 1.22

0.01
4.01

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-Equity Ratio of Vodafone Group was 4.01. The lowest was 0.01. And the median was 0.35.

NAS:VOD's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
69% of the 373 Companies
in the Telecommunication Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. NAS:VOD: 1.22 )

Vodafone Group Debt-to-Equity Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Vodafone Group Annual Data
Mar11 Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 Mar17 Mar18 Mar19 Mar20
Debt-to-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.69 0.65 0.61 0.85 1.22

Vodafone Group Semi-Annual Data
Sep10 Mar11 Sep11 Mar12 Sep12 Mar13 Sep13 Mar14 Sep14 Mar15 Sep15 Mar16 Sep16 Mar17 Sep17 Mar18 Sep18 Mar19 Sep19 Mar20
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 0.61 0.80 0.85 1.24 1.22

Competitive Comparison
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Vodafone Group Debt-to-Equity Distribution

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



Vodafone Group Debt-to-Equity Calculation

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

Vodafone Group's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 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
=(13067.403314917 + 69493.922651934) / 67856.35359116
=1.22

Vodafone Group's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 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
=(13067.403314917 + 69493.922651934) / 67856.35359116
=1.22

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Vodafone Group  (NAS:VOD) 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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