Leverage Ratio of Northern Trust Corporation (NTRS) is 14.70

A leverage ratio is any one of several financial measurements that look at how much capital comes in the form of debt (loans) or assesses the ability of a company to meet its financial obligations. The leverage ratio category is important because companies rely on a mixture of equity and debt to finance their operations, and knowing the amount of debt held by a company is useful in evaluating whether it can pay its debts off as they come due. Several common leverage ratios will be discussed below. Leverage ratios measure how leveraged a company is. These ratios compare the total debt obligation to either assets.

 

Source: Investopedia

Leverage Ratio
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12.9012.6012.9012.9013.3013.9013.9015.1014.3014.3016.0014.70