What Is The Typical Debt / Equity Ratio Of Companies In The Chemical Sector?

  The debt-to-equity ratio is equal to the ratio between total assets and total equity. It is a leverage ratio that measures how many suppliers and creditors have committed to a company versus the obligation of shareholders. Chemical companies occupy several sectors within the base materials sector, and the average debt / equity varies per […]

Debts versus Deficit: Understanding the Differences

    Debt. Shortage. The two most charged terms in all macro-finance, their connotations of inspiring legislation and executive decisions that affect us all. Yet you can find a few candidates from Congress every year who don’t know the difference between these two important concepts. (Unfortunately, they are sometimes even elected.) A distinction with a […]