Managing Short-Term Assets For Long-Term Growth
- American Locomotive. // Time;3/10/1924, Vol. 3 Issue 10, p26
The article reports on the financial performance of American Locomotive for the period ending December 31, 1923. The company recorded net earnings of 12,376,565 U.S. dollars, of 21.25 U.S. dollars on every one of its 500,000 common shares, after preferred dividends, an increase from its 1922 net...
- CHAPTER 3: FINANCIAL RETURNS: LIABILITY STRUCTURE RATIOS. // Kiribati Economic Competitiveness;Feb2006, p34
In this chapter we consider the asset structure of companies operating in Kiribati benchmarked against global averages. The chapter begins by defining relevant terms. A common-size statement, or vertical analysis of assets is then presented for companies operating in Kiribati and the average...
- A closer look at the balance sheet. Brown, Simon // Finweek;5/9/2013, p36
The article discusses the difference between current and noncurrent assets and equity in the balance sheet. It mentions a potential risk in a current liability compared to its noncurrent counterpart. It also notes the use of the latter in valuation formulas such as return on equity (RoE) while...
- The beautifully diverse fixed income garden. // Money Marketing (Online Edition);9/4/2015, p8
The article offers informs that fixed income is a varied, colourful and interesting asset class which can help oneself in getting income and capital returns with liabilities. It is stated that fixed income should be considered as a garden, just as grass forms a base for the garden, Gilts and...
- How the calculation is done. // Finance Week;Oct2002 Supplement, p6
Provides tips in computing for the average annual rates of return. Valuation of assets; Number of years; Total dividends of the stockholders.
- Is It Time for Bigger Changes? // Treasury & Risk;Apr2008, p44
Several graphs are presented which highlight results of the 2008 Treasury & Risk Retirement Survey including the worldwide pension asset and liability strategy and company revenues of respondents.
- An apparent paradox. Sage, Richard // Accountancy;Dec2002, Vol. 130 Issue 1312, p96
In this article the author proposes the marking of all financial assets an liabilities to market to improve the transparency of accounts. According to him, many people have pointed out the absurdity that this would apparently result in an enterprise with a deteriorating credit reputation making...
- Getting a Handle on Unclaimed Property. Cummings, John // Business Finance;Nov2004, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p16
This article focuses on the states' enforcement of unclaimed-property laws. Unclaimed-property laws encompass more than 100 types of assets--uncashed salary and vendor payment checks, stock, dividends, and mutual funds, for example. A comprehensive strategy for dealing with unclaimed property...
- Ryan Labs pension fund monitor. // Pensions & Investments;5/3/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p8
The article presents the total 12-month returns of assets and liabilities using the annual Top 1,000 Pension Funds survey for asset mix.