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current ratio

Indicator of a firm's ability to meet short-term financial obligations, it is the ratio of current assets to current liabilities. Though every industry has its range of acceptable current-ratios, a ratio of 2:1 is considered desirable in most sectors. Since inventory is included in current assets, acid test ratio is a ... more

Projected Growth Industries for the 21st Century

As investors, business owners or entrepreneurs, it’s important to understand the shifting sands of the top industries for growth in today’s economy. Some discrepancies are obvious. For example, print media would be classified as a dying industry, while smartphones and tablets are regarded as a surging one. Others are less apparent but far more important – such as the decline...
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Meeting or Following Money

by Henry James

Money's a horrid thing to follow, but a charming thing to meet. ...Read more

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