Key Financial Indicators for Water and Wastewater Systems: Debt Service Coverage Ratio

Share this on Social Media...

Author: 
Glenn Barnes
Posted Date:
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 15:52

In a previous post, we outlined how to use the financial statements of a water or wastewater system to calculate the key financial indicator of operating ratio, a measure of self-sufficiency. Another key financial indicator is debt service coverage ratio, which, as the name suggests, measures the system’s ability to pay its long-term debts. As […]