a. Mondelez International Inc., 1.4 Ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity and ratio of fixed assets to long-term liabilities Recent balance sheet information for two com panics in the food industry. Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ), and The Hershey Company (HSY), is as follows (in thousands): Mondelez Hershey Net property, plant and equipment $ 8,229,000 $2,177,248 Current liabilities 14,417,000 1,909,443 Long term debt 13,217,000 2,347,455 Other long term liabilities 8,689,000 439,748 Stockholders’ equity 25,215,000 827,687 a. Determine the ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity for both companies. Round to one decimal place. b. Determine the ratio of fixed assets to long-term liabilities for both companies. Round to one decimal place. c. Interpret the ratio differences between the two companies.

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Chapter 14, Problem 14.15EX
Textbook Problem

a. Mondelez International Inc., 1.4

Ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity and ratio of fixed assets

to long-term liabilities

 Recent balance sheet information for two com panics in the food industry. Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ), and The Hershey Company (HSY), is as follows (in thousands):

Mondelez Hershey
Net property, plant and equipment $ 8,229,000 $2,177,248
Current liabilities 14,417,000 1,909,443
Long term debt 13,217,000 2,347,455
Other long term liabilities 8,689,000 439,748
Stockholders’ equity 25,215,000 827,687

a. Determine the ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity for both companies. Round to one decimal place.

b. Determine the ratio of fixed assets to long-term liabilities for both companies. Round to one decimal place.

c. Chapter 14, Problem 14.15EX, a. Mondelez International Inc., 1.4 Ratio of liabilities to stockholders equity and ratio of fixed Interpret the ratio differences between the two companies.

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