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NetApp Interest Coverage

: 8.28 (As of Jul. 2020)
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Interest Coverage is a ratio that determines how easily a company can pay interest expenses on outstanding debt. It is calculated by dividing a company's Operating Income by its Interest Expense. NetApp's Operating Income for the three months ended in Jul. 2020 was USD149 Mil. NetApp's Interest Expense for the three months ended in Jul. 2020 was USD-18 Mil. NetApp's interest coverage for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2020 was 8.28. The higher the ratio, the stronger the company's financial strength is.

NAS:NTAP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65   Med: 13.96   Max: 22.83
Current: 16.41

6.65
22.83

NAS:NTAP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
54% of the 1517 Companies
in the Hardware industry.

( Industry Median: 13.45 vs. NAS:NTAP: 16.41 )

Note: If both Interest Expense and Interest Income are empty, while Net Interest Income is negative, then use Net Interest Income as Interest Expense.


NetApp Interest Coverage 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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NetApp Annual Data
Apr11 Apr12 Apr13 Apr14 Apr15 Apr16 Apr17 Apr18 Apr19 Apr20
Interest Coverage Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 8.43 12.75 15.16 20.40 16.87

NetApp Quarterly Data
Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20
Interest Coverage 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 8.33 21.50 19.14 19.79 8.28

Competitive Comparison
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NetApp Interest Coverage Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where NetApp's Interest Coverage falls into.



NetApp Interest Coverage Calculation

Interest Coverage is a ratio that determines how easily a company can pay interest expenses on outstanding debt. It is calculated by dividing a company's Operating Income (EBIT) by its Interest Expense:

If Interest Expense is negative and Operating Income is positive, then

Interest Coverage=-1* Operating Income /Interest Expense

Else if Interest Expense is negative and Operating Income is negative, then

The company did not have earnings to cover the interest expense.

Else if Interest Expense is 0 and Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation is 0, then

The company had no debt.


Note: If both Interest Expense and Interest Income are empty, while Net Interest Income is negative, then use Net Interest Income as Interest Expense.

NetApp's Interest Coverage for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2020 is calculated as

Here, for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2020, NetApp's Interest Expense was USD-55 Mil. Its Operating Income was USD928 Mil. And its Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation was USD1,239 Mil.

Interest Coverage=-1* Operating Income (A: Apr. 2020 )/Interest Expense (A: Apr. 2020 )
=-1*928/-55
=16.87

NetApp's Interest Coverage for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2020 is calculated as

Here, for the three months ended in Jul. 2020, NetApp's Interest Expense was USD-18 Mil. Its Operating Income was USD149 Mil. And its Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation was USD2,720 Mil.

Interest Coverage=-1* Operating Income (Q: Jul. 2020 )/Interest Expense (Q: Jul. 2020 )
=-1*149/-18
=8.28

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

The higher the ratio, the stronger the company's Financial Strength is.


NetApp  (NAS:NTAP) Interest Coverage Explanation

Ben Graham requires that a company has a minimum interest coverage of 5 with the companies he invested. If the interest coverage is less than 2, the company is burdened by debt. Any business slow or recession may drag the company into a situation where it cannot pay the interest on its debt.

Interest Coverage is an important factor when GuruFocus ranks a company's overage Financial Strength .


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