Receivables turnover ratio


Receivables turnover ratio
Total operating revenues divided by average receivables. Used to measure how effectively a firm is managing its accounts receivable. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • Receivables turnover ratio — Receivable Turnover Ratio is one of the accounting liquidity ratios, a financial ratio. This ratio measures the number of times, on average, receivables (e.g. Accounts Receivable) are collected during the period. A popular variant of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Receivables Turnover Ratio — An accounting measure used to quantify a firm s effectiveness in extending credit as well as collecting debts. The receivables turnover ratio is an activity ratio, measuring how efficiently a firm uses its assets. Formula: Some companies reports… …   Investment dictionary

  • receivables turnover ratio — Total operating revenues divided by average receivables. Used to measure how effectively a firm is managing its accounts receivable. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • turnover — or turns Terms used to describe the number of operating cycles in a defined period of time or the length of each specific operating cycle. Typical turnover cycles are: the rate at which accounts receivable converts to cash, the rate at which… …   Financial and business terms

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  • accounts receivable turnover — Econ, Fin a ratio that shows how long the customers of a business wait before paying what they owe. This can cause cash flow problems for small businesses. EXAMPLE The formula for accounts receivable turnover is straightforward. Simply divide the …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • Efficiency Ratio — Ratios that are typically used to analyze how well a company uses its assets and liabilities internally. Efficiency Ratios can calculate the turnover of receivables, the repayment of liabilities, the quantity and usage of equity and the general… …   Investment dictionary

  • Current Ratio — A liquidity ratio that measures a company s ability to pay short term obligations. The Current Ratio formula is: Also known as liquidity ratio , cash asset ratio and cash ratio . The ratio is mainly used to give an idea of the company s ability… …   Investment dictionary

  • Дебиторская задолженность — (англ. Accounts receivable (A/R))  сумма долгов, причитающихся предприятию, фирме, компании со стороны других предприятий, фирм, компаний, а также граждан, являющихся их должниками, дебиторами[1]. Что соответствует как международным,… …   Википедия

  • turns — turnover or turns Terms used to describe the number of operating cycles in a defined period of time or the length of each specific operating cycle. Typical turnover cycles are: the rate at which accounts receivable converts to cash, the rate at… …   Financial and business terms


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