cash ratio

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cash ratio

n
(Banking & Finance) the ratio of cash on hand to total deposits that by law or custom commercial banks must maintain. Also called: liquidity ratio
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Concerning the control variables, we find that tender offers result in higher acquirer abnormal returns, while cash ratios of both firms have a significantly negative impact.
The sponsors' cash ratios are compared to the average of their peers' cash ratios using the following equation:
China lifted restrictions on minimum registered capital payment deadlines down payment ratios and cash ratios of registered capital on March 1 of last year a move aimed at encouraging start-ups and energizing the economy.
The decade of the 2000s was a period of economic turmoil which may contribute to the increase in cash ratios.
One observation is the fat right tail of the distribution, as there are many firms with cash ratios very close to zero and few firms with large cash holdings.
We hypothesize that firms with greater leverage, lower cash ratios, and greater cash follow volatility and more convex tax liabilities will be more likely to benefit from ERM adoption.
9 percent of cash to total assets, while Bank AlJazira and The Saudi Investment Bank are holding the lowest cash ratios industry-wise.
An analysis of companies' cash ratios shows that more than 20 percent have a cash ratio of less than 0.
AM Corporation's cash ratios in 2004 and 2005 were more than 100%.
Cash ratios (%) 1998 1999 2005 2006 2007 Cash-flow coverage ratio 43.
1 Financial ratios Return on equity (ROE) 15% 15% Return on Investment (ROI) 21% 21% Cash ratios 346% 343% Current ratio 515% 555% Collection Periods 55 days 55 days Turnover of stocks 3 days 3 days Turnover of total assets 49% 46% Ratio of capital to total assets 88% 78% Profit/Loss report 2003 2002 Operating income 1,252.