Financial Leverage Ratios

Business / Finance / Financial Leverage Ratios: A group of investors who have a preference for investing in firms that adhere to a particular financial leverage policy.

Other Words for Financial

Financial Noun Synonyms: monetary, pecuniary, fiscal, economic

Leveraged Buyout (LBO)

Business / Finance / Leveraged Buyout (LBO): A transaction used to take a public corporation private that is financed through debt such as bank loans and bonds. Because of the large amount of debt relative to equity in the new corporation, the b MORE

Leveraged Company

Business / Finance / Leveraged Company: A company that has debt in its capital structure. MORE

Leveraged Buyout

Business / Taxes / Leveraged Buyout: A leveraged buyout occurs when a group of investors using borrowed money, often raised with high yield bonds or other kinds of debt, takes control of a company. These buyouts are usually hostile takeo MORE

Leveraged Beta

Business / Finance / Leveraged Beta: The beta of a leveraged required return; that is, the beta as adjusted for the degree of leverage in the firm's capital structure. MORE

Leverage Ratios

Business / Finance / Leverage Ratios: Measures of the relative value of stockholders, capitalization, and creditors obligations, and of the firm's ability to pay financing charges. Value of firm's debt to the total value of the firm (debt MORE

Leverage Rebalancing

Business / Finance / Leverage Rebalancing: Making transactions to adjust (rebalance) a firm's leverage ratio to a target ratio. MORE