Fiat Chrysler Automobiles's net debt reached EUR 5,333 mil and accounted for 25.4% of equity at the end of 2017. The ratio is down 26.9% when compared to the previous year.
Historically, the firm’s net debt to equity reached an all time high of 536% in 2004 and an all time low of 25.4% in 2017.
When compared to EBITDA, net debt amounted to 0.436x at the end of the year. The ratio reached an all time high of 16.1 in 2004 and an all time low of -20.4 in 2002.
As far as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles's peers are concerned, Audi Group posted net debt to equity of -37.7%x and -1.29x when compared to EBITDA at the end of 2017. Daimler Group ended the year 2017 with a net debt at 176%x of equity and 5.65x when compared to its EBITDA while Daimler Group had net debt at 176%x of equity and 5.65x to EBITDA at the end of the year.