Ford Motor Current Liabilities vs. Debt to Equity

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Ford Motor Debt to Equity vs. Current Liabilities Fundamental Analysis

Ford Motor Company is rated # 4 in current liabilities category among related companies. It is rated # 4 in debt to equity category among related companies . The ratio of Current Liabilities to Debt to Equity for Ford Motor Company is about  180,789,291 
Current Liabilities is company's short term debts. This usually includes obligations that are due within next 12 months or within one fiscal year. Current liabilities are very important in analyzing a company's financial health as it requires the company to convert some of its current assets into cash.
Ford Motor 
Current Liabilities 
 = 
Payables 
Accrued Debt 
=
78.34 B
Current liabilities appear on the company's balance sheet and include all short term debt accounts, accounts and notes payable, accrued liabilities as well as current payments due on the long-term loans. One of the most useful applications of Current Liabilities is the current ratio which is defined as current assets divided by its current liabilities. High current ratios mean that current assets are more than sufficient to pay off current liabilities.
Debt to Equity is calculated by dividing the Total Debt of a company by its Equity. If the debt exceeds equity of a company then the creditors have more stakes in a firm than the stockholders. In other words, Debt to Equity ratio provides analysts with insights about composition of both equity and debt, and its influence on the valuation of the company.
Ford Motor 
D/E 
 = 
Total Debt 
Total Equity 
=
433.30 %
High Debt to Equity ratio typically indicates that a firm has been borrowing aggressively to finance its growth and as a result may experience a burden of additional interest expense. This may reduce earnings or future growth. On the other hand small D/E ratio may indicate that a company is not taking enough advantage from financial leverage. Debt to Equity ratio measures how the company is leveraging barrowing against the capital invested by the owners.

Ford Motor Debt to Equity Comparison

  Debt to Equity 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 3 in debt to equity category among related companies.
  Current Liabilities 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 3 in current liabilities category among related companies.