ArcelorMittal is a global steel producer headquartered in Luxembourg. The statement of financial position and statement of

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ArcelorMittal is a global steel producer headquartered in Luxembourg. The statement of financial position and statement of operations for the years 2006 to 2011 (source: annual reports 2006€“2011), prepared in accordance with IFRS, are provided as follows.
ArcelorMittal is a global steel producer headquartered in Luxembourg. The
ArcelorMittal is a global steel producer headquartered in Luxembourg. The

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1. Compute for the years 2006 to 2011 the first four €˜debt ratios€™ introduced in section 10 of this chapter: debt ratio, debt to equity ratio, long-term debt to equity ratio, and interest coverage ratio.
2. Analyze these ratios and their implication for better understanding the evolution of the firm mainly in terms of risk level and time horizon of visibility or survival. Note that non-controlling (minority) interests9 are often included in equity in the computation of ratios based on this concept.

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