Working Capital Ratio

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Definition: Working Capital Ratio

Working Capital Ratio

Quick Summary of Working Capital Ratio

Working capital expressed as a percentage of sales

Related Phrases

Acid test ratio
Appraisal ratio
Asset/equity ratio
Average cost of capital
Average price earning ratio
Capital account
Capital adequacy
Capital allocation decision
Capital appreciation
Capital asset
Capital asset pricing model
Capital budget
Capital budgeting
Capital cost allowance
Capital expenditure
Capital flight
Capital gain
Capital gains yield
Capital impairment rule
Capital lease
Capital loss
Capital market
Capital market efficiency
Capital market imperfections view
Capital market line
Capital rationing
Capital stock
Capital structure
Capital surplus
Cash flow coverage ratio
Cash ratio
Change in net working capital
Common equity ratio
Complete capital market
Constant payout ratio dividend policy
Conversion ratio
Cost benefit ratio
Cost of capital
Cost of limited partner capital
Current pe ratio
Current ratio
Days' sales in inventory ratio
Debt capital
Debt equity ratio
Debt ratio
Debt service coverage ratio
Debt to capital ratio
Debt to equity ratio
Debt/equity ratio
Dedicated capital
Dividend payout ratio
Earnings retention ratio
Efficient capital market
Equity capital
Exchange rate risk capital budgeting
Expense ratio
Financial or capital lease
Financial ratio
Fixed asset turnover ratio
Fixed charge coverage ratio
Funding ratio
Gigo garbage in, garbage out in capital budgeting
Gold/silver ratio
Hard capital rationing
Hedge ratio delta
Human capital
Income replacement ratio
Interest coverage ratio
Inventory turnover ratio
Invested capital
Issued share capital
Lagging pe ratio
Leading pe ratio
Legal capital
Long term debt ratio
Long term debt to equity ratio
Low price earnings ratio effect
Margin of profit ratio
Marginal cost of capital
Marginal cost of capital schedule
Market book ratio
Market to book ratio
Net working capital
Net working capital recapture
Nondiversifiability of human capital
Operating profit ratio
Opportunity cost of capital
Optimal capital structure
Other capital
Outstanding share capital
P/e ratio
Payout ratio
Pe ratio
Pe ratio to eps growth
Pecking order view of capital structure
Perfect capital market
Perfect market view of capital structure
Personal tax view of capital structure
Pie model of capital structure
Planned capital expenditure program
Plowback ratio
Preferred equity ratio
Price buy zone ratio
Price earnings ratio
Price to book ratio
Price to cash flow ratio
Price to earnings ratio
Price to sales ratio
Price/book ratio
Price/earnings p/e ratio
Price/sales ratio
Pro forma capital structure analysis
Projected pe ratio
Q ratio or tobin's q ratio
Quick acid test ratio
Quick asset ratio
Quick ratio
Ratio analysis
Ratio of exchange
Ratio of exchange in market price
Ratio spread
Ratio writes
Real capital
Real options capital budgeting
Receivables turnover ratio
Regulatory capital
Retention ratio
Reward to volatility ratio
Risk capital budgeting
Sharpe ratio
Soft capital rationing
Sophisticated approaches to capital budgeting
Static theory of capital structure
Target capital structure
Target dividend payout ratio
Target payout ratio
Taxable capital gain
Times interest earned ratio
Total capital
Total debt to equity ratio
Trailing pe ratio
Uniform net capital rule
Upside/downside ratio
Venture capital
Weighted average cost of capital
Working capital
Working capital management
Yield ratio

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Working Capital Ratio are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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