AVAST Software's net debt reached CZK -1,463 mil and accounted for -1.35 of equity at the end of 2012. The ratio is up 18.5% when compared to the previous year.
Historically, the firm’s net debt to equity reached an all time high of -1.35 in 2012 and an all time low of -2.87 in 2007.
When compared to EBITDA, net debt amounted to -1.02x at the end of the year. The ratio reached an all time high of -1.02 in 2012 and an all time low of -1.83 in 2007.
As far as AVAST Software's peers are concerned, AVG Technologies posted net debt to equity of -2.01x and 0.457x when compared to EBITDA at the end of 2012. Atos IT Solutions Czech Republic ended the year 2012 with a net debt at -1.20x of equity and -2.42x when compared to its EBITDA while Atos IT Solutions Czech Republic had net debt at -1.20x of equity and -2.42x to EBITDA at the end of the year.