Hyundai Motor Company's net debt reached KRW 57,602 bil and accounted for 0.861 of equity at the end of 2015. The ratio is up 14.3% when compared to the previous year.
Historically, the firm’s net debt to equity reached an all time high of 1.76 in 2008 and an all time low of 0.613 in 1999.
When compared to EBITDA, net debt amounted to 6.31x at the end of the year. The ratio reached an all time high of 7.88 in 2008 and an all time low of 2.53 in 2000.
As far as Hyundai Motor Company's peers are concerned, Kia Motors Corporation posted net debt to equity of -0.030x and -0.204x when compared to EBITDA at the end of 2015. Volkswagen Group ended the year 2015 with a net debt at 142x of equity and 8.02x when compared to its EBITDA while Volkswagen Group had net debt at 142x of equity and 8.02x to EBITDA at the end of the year.