coverage ratio
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coverage ratio

Postby » Sat Dec 28, 2013 3:38 am

Please explain in detail about debt service coverage ratio and fixed charge coverage ratio with formula and example

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coverage ratio

Postby pradeeppdy » Tue Dec 31, 2013 8:35 am

It explains the ability of a company to satisfy fixed financing charges like as interest on debt, rents, Lease payments etc.
Formula:- Debt service coverage ratio - Net operating income/ Total debt services
Fixed charge coverage ratio :- EBIT + Fixed charge(before tax) / Fixed charge(before tax) + Interest

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