Having some knowledge about company’s debt and liabilities is a key component in understanding the risk of a company. An understanding of these factors will aid in the decision to invest, not to invest, or to stay invested in a company. There are many metrics involved in understanding the debt of a company, but for this article, I will look at Canadian Oil Sands (TSE:COS) total debt, total liabilities, debt ratios and WACC.
Through the above-mentioned four main metrics, we
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Determining a company’s financial health is a very important step in making a decision on whether or not to invest or to stay invested. There are many different ways to compute a company’s financial health. In this test, I will be considering Canadian Oil Sands (COS:TSE) profitability, debt and capital, and operating efficiency. Based on these criteria, we get to see sales, returns, margins, liabilities, assets, returns and turnovers.
All numbers sourced from Morningstar and Canadian Oil Sands website.
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Canadian Oil Sands Limited is a Canada-based company. The Company provides investment opportunity in the oil sands through its 36.74% interest in the Syncrude Project. The Company is the joint venture owner of the Syncrude Joint Venture (Syncrude), a producer of low sulphur, light, synthetic crude oil (SCO). The Syncrude Project is located near Fort McMurray, Alberta and is consists of oil sands mines, utilities plants, bitumen extraction plants and an upgrading complex that processes bitumen into SCO.
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