Financial Debt

Date created: Oct 12, 2022  •   Last updated: Oct 12, 2022

What is Financial Debt

Financial Debt is a company's non-operational debt. With low interest rates and a supply of lenders, debt in non-financial corporations has steadily risen in the past 15 years, benefiting some companies, but putting others at risk.

Financial Debt Formula

ƒ Sum(Long Term Debt + Current Portion Debt + Dividends Payable + Notes Payable)

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How to visualize Financial Debt?

Use a summary chart to visualize your Financial Debt data and compare it to a previous time period.

Financial Debt visualization example

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Summary Chart

Here's an example of how to visualize your current Financial Debt data in comparison to a previous time period or date range.
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Measuring Financial Debt

More about Financial Debt

A company's non-operational debt may not be critical to a company’s operations. For example, notes payable are written obligations to creditors in exchange for funds and do not have an immediate impact on operations.

That being said, the structure of financial debt can be complex and may lead to serious consequences for the business.

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