Macys Total Debt vs. Return On Equity

M -- USA Stock  

USD 38.96  1.26  3.34%

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Macys Return On Equity vs. Total Debt Fundamental Analysis

Macys is rated below average in total debt category among related companies. It is rated below average in return on equity category among related companies . The ratio of Total Debt to Return On Equity for Macys is about  186,785,260 
Macys is rated below average in total debt category among related companies. Total debt of Diversified Wholesale And Retail industry is now estimated at about 88.15 Billion. Macys holds roughly 5.88 Billion in total debt claiming about 7% of equities under Diversified Wholesale And Retail industry.
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Total Debt refers to the amount of long term interest-bearing liabilities that a company carries on its balance sheet. That may include bonds sold to public, notes written to banks or capital leases. Typically, debt can help a company magnify its earnings, but the burden of interest and principle payments will eventually prevent the firm from borrow excessively.
Macys 
Total Debt 
 = 
Bonds 
+  
Notes 
=
5.88 B
In most industries, total debt may also include current portion of long-term debt. Since debt terms vary widely from one company to another, simply comparing outstanding debt obligations between different companies may not be adequate. It is usually meaningful to compare total debt amounts between companies that operate within the same sector.
Return on Equity or ROE tells company stockholders how effectually their money is being utilized or reinvested. It is a useful ratio when analyzing company profitability or the management effectiveness given the capital invested by the shareholders. ROE shows how effecently a company utilizes investments to generate income.
Macys 
Return on Equity 
 = 
Net Income 
Total Equity 
X
100 
=
31.48 %
For most industries Return on Equity between 10% and 30% are considered desirable to provide dividends to owners and have funds for future growth of the company. Investors should be very careful using ROE as the only efficiency indicator because ROE can be high if a company is heavily leveraged.

Macys Return On Equity Comparison

Macys is regarded fifth in return on equity category among related companies.
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Macys is regarded fifth in total debt category among related companies.