Coverage ratiosRatios used to test the adequacy of cash flows generated through earnings for purposes of meeting debt and lease obligations, including the interest coverage ratio and the fixed-charge coverage ratio.
Coverage initiatedCoverage initiated
Usually refers to the fact that analysts begin following a particular security. This usually happens when there is enough trading in it to warrant attention by the investment community.
Guaranteed replacement cost coverage insuranceGuaranteed replacement cost coverage insurance
A policy that covers the full cost of replacing damaged property without any allowances or deductions, e.g., depreciation.
Debt service coverage ratioDebt service coverage ratio
Earnings before interest and income taxes, divided by interest expense plus the quantity of principal repayments divided by one minus the tax rate.
Extended coverageExtended coverage
Insurance which extends the term of a warranty, typically covering repairs on appliances and cars, the premium usually being a one-off payment.
Preferred dividend coveragePreferred dividend coverage
Net income after interest and taxes (before common stock dividends) divided by preferred stock dividends.
Further SuggestionsAdequacy of coverage
Cash flow coverage ratio
Debt service coverage
Asset coverage test
Overall market price coverage