Renault's net debt reached EUR 26,457 mil and accounted for 0.929 of equity at the end of 2015. The ratio is down 26.3% when compared to the previous year.
Historically, the firm’s net debt to equity reached an all time high of 1.69 in 2003 and an all time low of 0.890 in 2012.
When compared to EBITDA, net debt amounted to 5.46x at the end of the year. The ratio reached an all time high of 11.3 in 2009 and an all time low of 4.97 in 2004.
As far as Renault's peers are concerned, PSA Peugeot Citroen posted net debt to equity of -0.251x and -0.665x 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.