Macys Debt to Equity vs. Book Value Per Share

M -- USA Stock  

USD 37.56  0.71  1.86%

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Macys Book Value Per Share vs. Debt to Equity Fundamental Analysis

Macys is regarded second in debt to equity category among related companies. It is regarded fifth in book value per share category among related companies creating about  0.17  of Book Value Per Share per Debt to Equity. The ratio of Debt to Equity to Book Value Per Share for Macys is roughly  5.76 
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.
Total Debt 
Total Equity 
107.20 %
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.
Book Value per Share (B/S) is can be calculated by subtracting liabilities from assets, and then dividing it by the total number of currently outstanding shares. It indicates the level of safety associated with each common share after removing effects of liabilities. In other words a shareholder can use this ratio to see how much he or she can sell the stake in the company in the event of liquidation.
Book Value per Share 
Common Equity 
Average Shares 
18.61 times
The naive approach to look at Book Value per Share is to compare it to current stock price. If Book Value per Share is higher than the currently traded stock price, the company can be considered undervalued. However, investors must be aware that conventional calculation of Book Value does not include intangible assets such as good will, intellectual property, trademarks or brands and may not be an appropriate measure for many firms.

Macys Book Value Per Share Comparison

  Book Value Per Share 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is regarded fourth in book value per share category among related companies.
  Debt to Equity 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is considered to be number one stock in debt to equity category among related companies.