3M Corporate Bonds and Current Financial Leverage

MMM -- USA Stock  

USD 195.52  0.98  0.50%

3M financial leverage is the degree to which the firm utilises its fixed-income securities. Companies with high leverage are usually considered to be at financial risk. 3M Company financial risk is the risk to 3M stockholders that is caused by an increase in debt. In other words with a high degree of financial leverage come high interest payments which usually reduces Earnings Per Share (EPS). Please see also analysis of 3M Fundamentals Over Time.

3M Financial Leverage Rating

Extremely Strong
Total Macroaxis Rating
 
AA-
Average S&P Rating

3M Company Debt to Cash Allocation

The company has 15.68 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 142.0 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. 3M Company has Current Ratio of 1.62 which is typical for the industry and considered as normal.

3M Financial Leverage Over Time

Interest burden is a component of DuPont return on equity analysis calculated by dividing Earnings before Tax by Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT . This will be 1 for a company with no Interest Expense.
 Financial Leverage 
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3M Leverage Ratio Over Time

Leverage Ratio is a measure of a firms financial leverage, calculated by dividing Average Assets by Average Equity. A component of DuPont return on equity analysis.
 Leverage Ratio 
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Piotroski F Score   
5  Healthy

3M Corporate Bonds Issued

Issue DateMaturityCouponRef CouponS&P Rating
604059AE5 6.375%02/18/199802/15/20286.3752.25
AA-
88579EAC9 5.7%03/29/200703/15/20375.75.375
AA-
88579YAD3 1.375%09/29/201109/29/20161.3750.375
AA-
88579YAE1 1.0%06/26/201206/26/20171.00.875
AA-
88579YAF8 2.0%06/26/201206/26/20222.02.0
AA-
88579YAG6 1.625%06/05/201406/15/20191.6251.5
AA-
88579YAH4 3.875%06/05/201406/15/20443.8753.0
AA-

3M Company Historical Debt Patterns

Total Debt

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