Macys Z Score vs. Debt to Equity

Macys Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 28.85  0.08  0.28%

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Macys Inc Debt to Equity vs. Z Score Fundamental Analysis

Macys Inc is rated below average in z score category among related companies. It is regarded second in debt to equity category among related companies fabricating about  64.94  of Debt to Equity per Z Score.
Z-Score is a simple linear, multi-factor model that measures the financial health and economic stability of a company. The score is used to predict probability of a firm going into bankruptcy within next 24 months or two fiscal years from the day stated on the accounting statements used to calculate it. The model uses five fundamental business ratios that are weighted according to algorithm of Professor Edward Altman who developed it in late 1960s at New York University..
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To calculate Z-Score one would need to know current working capital of the company, its total assets and liabilities, amount of latest retained earnings as well as earnings before interest and tax. Z-Score can be used to compare the odds of bankruptcy of companies in similar line of business or firms operating in the same industry. Companies with Z-Scores above 3.1 are generally considered to be stable and healthy with low probability of bankruptcy. Scores that fall between 1.8 and 3.1 lie in a so-called 'grey area' with scores of less than 1 indicating the high probability of distress. Z Score is used widely by financial auditors, accountants, money managers, loan processers, wealth advisers, as well as day traders. In the last 25 years many financial models that utilize z score has been proved to be successful as a predictor of corporate bankruptcy.
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 
103.90 %
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.


Debt to Equity Comparison
  Debt to Equity 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is considered to be number one stock in debt to equity category among related companies.
  Z Score 
      Macys Comparables 
Macys is regarded fifth in z score category among related companies.
Macys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates stores, Websites, and mobile applications. Macys, Inc. was founded in 1830 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Macys operates under Department Stores classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 130000 people. more
NameMacys Inc
Chairman of macys.comJeffrey KantorView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00794367.0
Related EntityFD
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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