activity ratio


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activity ratio

An indicator of how rapidly a firm converts various accounts into cash or sales. In general, the sooner management can convert assets into sales or cash, the more effectively the firm is being run. See also fixed asset turnover, inventory turnover, total asset turnover.
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Concordance among PONI phenotypes determined by serum PONI activity ratios ([kappa] = 0.
226]Ra activity ratios for each age group, along with their total sample age (predicted age + time since capture), were plotted with the expected [sup.
Hence, radiometric age was determined on the basis of measured activity ratios and no adjustment for exogenous [sup.
To differentiate between PON1 phenotypes we calculated activity ratios (24, 26).
H2: Supply chain leader firms will be associated with significantly more efficient activity ratios than nonsupply chain leader firms in the same industries.
We sort stocks into deciles by Monday's short-selling activity ratios.
Cash flow activity ratios measure a company's ability to utilize its existing assets.
Table 2 reports the differences between the means and medians of the volume and activity ratios around Katrina and Rita.
Alpha-ray spectrometric analysis data of the sample in question show the following activity ratios (AR) in the investigated sample: [sup.
These might include activity ratios like receivable turnover, inventory turnover, days sales outstanding (DSO), gross margins, income from operations as a percent of sales or net income as a percent of sales.
The banker will also focus on liquidity, solvency and activity ratios and what these ratios consist of.
Computed since 1991, this statistic--the Composite Action Index (CAI)--averages four activity ratios that measure disciplinary activity.