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Herbalife Nutrition Debt-to-EBITDA

: 4.08 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Debt-to-EBITDA measures a company's ability to pay off its debt.

Herbalife Nutrition's Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $69 Mil. Herbalife Nutrition's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $2,977 Mil. Herbalife Nutrition's annualized EBITDA for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $747 Mil. Herbalife Nutrition's annualized Debt-to-EBITDA for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 4.08.

A high Debt-to-EBITDA ratio generally means that a company may spend more time to paying off its debt. According to Joel Tillinghast's BIG MONEY THINKS SMALL: Biases, Blind Spots, and Smarter Investing, a ratio of Debt-to-EBITDA exceeding four is usually considered scary unless tangible assets cover the debt.

The historical rank and industry rank for Herbalife Nutrition's Debt-to-EBITDA or its related term are showing as below:

HLF' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66   Med: 2.91   Max: 4.35
Current: 4.35

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-EBITDA Ratio of Herbalife Nutrition was 4.35. The lowest was 0.66. And the median was 2.91.

HLF's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked worse than
71.38% of 1338 companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
Industry Median: 2.37 vs HLF: 4.35

Herbalife Nutrition Debt-to-EBITDA Historical Data

The historical data trend for Herbalife Nutrition's Debt-to-EBITDA 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.

Herbalife Nutrition Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Debt-to-EBITDA
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 3.10 3.29 2.86 3.56 3.66

Herbalife Nutrition Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Debt-to-EBITDA 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 3.14 3.46 6.67 4.15 4.08

Competitive Comparison

For the Packaged Foods subindustry, Herbalife Nutrition's Debt-to-EBITDA, along with its competitors' market caps and Debt-to-EBITDA 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.

   

Herbalife Nutrition Debt-to-EBITDA Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Herbalife Nutrition's Debt-to-EBITDA distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Herbalife Nutrition's Debt-to-EBITDA falls into.



Herbalife Nutrition Debt-to-EBITDA Calculation

Debt-to-EBITDA measures a company's ability to pay off its debt.

Herbalife Nutrition's Debt-to-EBITDA for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Debt-to-EBITDA=Total Debt / EBITDA
=(Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation + Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation) / EBITDA
=(72.2 + 2934.4) / 821.5
=3.66

Herbalife Nutrition's annualized Debt-to-EBITDA for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Debt-to-EBITDA=Total Debt / EBITDA
=(Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation + Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation) / EBITDA
=(69.2 + 2977) / 746.8
=4.08

* 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.

In the calculation of annual Debt-to-EBITDA, the EBITDA of the last fiscal year is used. In calculating the annualized quarterly data, the EBITDA data used here is four times the quarterly (Jun. 2022) EBITDA data.


Herbalife Nutrition  (NYSE:HLF) Debt-to-EBITDA Explanation

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


Be Aware

A high Debt-to-EBITDA ratio generally means that a company may spend more time to paying off its debt.

According to Joel Tillinghast's BIG MONEY THINKS SMALL: Biases, Blind Spots, and Smarter Investing, a ratio of Debt-to-EBITDA exceeding four is usually considered scary unless tangible assets cover the debt.


Herbalife Nutrition Debt-to-EBITDA Related Terms

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Herbalife Nutrition Business Description

Herbalife Nutrition logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
Ugland House, South Church Street, P.O. Box 309GT, Grand Cayman, CYM
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd is an international nutrition company. The company has five revenue segments: weight management; targeted nutrition; energy, sports, and fitness; outer nutrition; and literature, promotional, and other. The most important segment, weight management, contributing more than 50% of revenue, has as representative products protein drinks, powder, and bars, and herbal tea concentrates, among others. The targeted nutrition segment offers dietary and nutritional supplements rich in herbs, minerals, and vitamins. Energy, sports, and fitness offers energy drinks, while outer nutrition offers facial skin-care, body-care, and hair-care products. Geographically, the main segments are North America, Mexico, South and Central America, EMEA, Asia-Pacific, and China.
Executives
Del Genes Celine director 800 WEST OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Mulligan Donal L director ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Jones Kevin M. director 1 FANATICAL PLACE CITY OF WINDCREST SAN ANTONIO TX 78218
L'helias Sophie director 800 WEST OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Irani Jehangir D officer: Principal Accounting Officer 800 WEST OLYMPIC BLVD. SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Agwunobi John O officer: Co-President/Chief H&N Officer 4800 NORTH SCOTTSDALE ROAD SCOTTSDALE AZ 85251
Wang Henry C officer: EVP, General Counsel 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD. SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Graziano Nick director C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P. 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Palau Hernandez Margarita director 300 N. SAN RAFAEL AVE. PASADENA CA 91105
Lefevre Alan W director HERBALIFE NUTRITION 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD. SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Mendoza Juan Miguel director 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD. SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Guo Woody officer: SVP, Managing Director, China 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE #406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Amezquita Alexander officer: SVP, Finance & Strat. Planning 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Harms Thomas officer: SVP, China & APAC 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Schissel Mark J officer: EVP, WW Operations 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015

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