# Ratio Essays

• ## Ratio Analysis Of Nike

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Analysis of Ratios Liquidity Ratios Current Ratio= CA/CL Current ratio is a financial ratio that evaluates if a business has an adequate amount of resources to cover its debt over the next business cycle (typically 12 months). It does so by relating company's current assets to its current liabilities. Standard current ratio values differ from industry to industry. The higher this ratio, the more proficient the company is to pay its debt. A problem with the current ratio is that it accounts for

• ## Quick Ratio Analysis

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Quick ratio Quick ratio of a company is the ratio of sum of cash, cash equivalent, accounts receivable and marketable securities to its current liabilities. It measures short term solvency position of a company with respect to its payment ability from most liquid assets. In this study, it has been observed that IHG's quick ratio in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 were 0.39, 0.49, 0.62, 0.76 and 0.63 respectively. Quick ratios of IHG has rose consistently from 2009 to 2012 and then dropped in 2013

• ## Ryanair Financial Ratio Analysis

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Term of Reference Background Objective Executive Summary Financial Ratios Formula Financial Ratios Analysis of BA and Ryanair Horizontal Analysis of Income Statement Vertical Common Size Analysis of Balance Sheet Comparison of the two companies Strength and Weaknesses Conclusions/recommendations --- Terms of Reference a) Background A success degree of one company can be measured by comparing its financial performance to its competitor. By assessing two companies, this will enable

• ## Ratio Analysis: Gemini Electronics

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Ratio Analysis: Liquidity Analyzing liquidity ratios determines whether or not a corporation has enough assets to cover it’s short term liabilities. Although Gemini Electronics’ current ratio is below industry average, in general, a company a 2:1 ratio of assets to liabilities indicates that a company is in good standing to pay off it’s short term liabilities. Although this is the general rule of thumb, we need to analyze what comprises Gemini Electronics’ current assets portfolio. Upon analyzing

• ## Boeing Working Capital Ratio Summary

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The working capital ratio measures the difference between the total current assets and current liabilities. My analysis of Boeing’s working capital ratio has shown a steady increase from \$2.4 million in 2009 to \$8.5 million in 2011. This is a positive indicator that the company has the ability to pay it liabilities. Boeing has a massive \$374 billion backlog, amounting to five times 2011 sales. Such strong revenue visibility should allow the firm to adjust production rates and ride out economic downturns

• ## The Golden Ratio

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The Golden Ratio We live in a world that is based on numbers, but there is a special number that has captivated humanity throughout history. For centuries, this number has received numerous denominations such as Divine Ratio, Phi, Golden Number, Golden Section, 휙 or better known as the Golden Ratio. The golden number, which is represented by the Greek letter Φ (phi), is related to incredible numerical properties, but at the same time, it has unsuspected connections between nature and human creations

• ## Royal Dutch Shell Merger Analysis

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either by cash or by stock or a combination of both. Well, transfers of ownership by cash are very straight forward and clear for the two parties involved in this transaction. While payment using stock options will be given to the acquired company at a ratio equivalent to the amount they are being acquired

• ## Summary: Ratio Analysis

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Ratio Analysis : The following is the detailed ratio analysis of Hero motor corporation as follows Profitability Ratios: profitability ratios are calculated to measure Company’s performance by analyzing results obtained through ratio analysis. Purpose is to assess the adequacy of profits earned by the company and to discover whether profitability is increasing or declining Gross Profit Ratio: Gross profit is very important for any business. It should be sufficient to cover all expenses and provide

• ## Nurse Patient Ratio

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Nurse to Patient Ratio as it Affects Nurse Retention Nurse to patient ratios, unsafe staffing, and job satisfaction are topics on many nursing units within the hospitals today. The changes in the nurse to patient ratios, has led to a widespread real and perceived increase in RN workload, patient safety concerns, and nurse and consumer complaints. As a nurse leader, it has been noted there is an increased nurse turnover rate. What is it like for bedside medical-surgical registered nurses (P) to experience

• ## Essay On Golden Ratio

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Da Vinci’s artistic piece “The Divine Proportion” where Da Vinci used the “Golden Ratio” to apply to nature and humanistic aspects of life. The first time that I discovered The Golden Ratio was in a book called Math and the Mona Lisa written by Bülent

• ## Waist Hip Ratio

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the world and the major risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Aim of The Study: To determine the associations of Waist circumference and Waist Hip ratio with the risk of incident cardiovascular events and to determine the strength of association of waist and waist hip

• ## Golden Ratio In The Parthenon

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THE GOLDEN RATIO By: Caren Wynn 10/16/14 History: The golden ratio is a part of mathematics and was formed by the Greeks. There are many names that are used for the golden ratio such as; golden section, golden mean, divine proportion. The division line into “extreme and mean ratio” is important in the geometry of regular pentagrams and pentagons. The golden ratio was explored by Luca Pacioli’s book De divina proportione of 1509. Some of the twentieth-century artists including Le Corbusier have

• ## Walmart Financial Ratio

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- Comparison of companies: Ratio analysis help companies to compare their company size, growth, market share and market position with other companies. For example: Walmart compare their market share with other retail store such as target, Sam’s club, Costco. Limitations of Financial Ratio Financial ratio analysis is useful tool that lots of investor, analyst and creditors use to analyze company’s financial health, however despite of usefulness financial ratio has some limitations that analyst have

• ## Cash Reserve Ratio

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of controlling the money supply, the Fed may implement a change in reserve requirements, a change in discount rate or make open-market operations.(Cloutier, n.d.) The cash reserve ratio is the percentage of reserves a commercial bank is required to hold against deposits. If regulators decide to lower the cash reserve ratio, the commercial banks will be able to lend more thus increasing the supply of money or the amount of money in the economy. (Kaplan, 2002) An increase in the money supply would then

• ## Glacial Acetic Acid Lab Report

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Introduction: Benzopinacol can be prepared from benzophenone in presence of sun light (photochemically) using isopropanol as the reducing agent in presence of acetic acid. Acetic acid is added to prevent the cleavage of benzopinacol to benzophenone and benzhydrol by the alkali derived from the glass container used for the reaction. Benzopinacol obtained in the first experiment is converted to benzopinacolone by heating under reflux (5 minutes) with glacial acetic acid containing trace amount of iodine

• ## Workplace Issues In Nursing

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To identify different types of workplace issues that nurses encounter and the impact of these issues on nurses’ performance or health INTRODUCTION A workplace is a location where people with different personalities, communication styles and skills work for their employer (a place of employment). This place can vary from a home office to large office building such as hospital, nursing center or clinic. Furthermore, people spend one third

• ## Pros And Cons Of Accrual Accounting

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22nd November, 2015 Laura Schim van der Loeff Academic and Study Skills Pros and cons of “cash-flow accounting” and those of “accrual accounting” Yuting Cui 10888217 In an entity, financial accounting, or bookkeeping is the tool used to keep track on financial activities. Users, for example: managers, stockholders, etc. use the result of financial statements to justify behaviors of the entity and make efficient decisions accounting to the data provided. With different basis, companies have various

• ## Knowledge Turnover Ratio

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of high knowledge worker turnover ratio to organizations, the analyst first exhibits and clarifies the different sorts of worker high knowledge worker turnover ratio. The reasons for high knowledge worker turnover ratio crosswise over different parts of the economy and organizations are audited and put in context. The systems that are utilized to gauge high knowledge worker turnover ratio are clarified. The results of worker high knowledge worker turnover ratio to organizations, starting with how

• ## Oscar Mayer Case Study Summary

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MARKETING MANAGEMEMT CASE 1 : OSCAR MAYER Group 2 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- INTODUCTION Oscar Mayer was founded in the year 1883 and was owned by Kraft’s food. It was famous for its red meat in United States. Oscar Mayer had also made a very recent acquisition of Louis Rich, a producer of White meat and this acquisition proved to be a success mainly because of the growing demand for white

• ## Nurse Staffing Ratios

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dollars, comparing nurse to patient ratios ranging from 1:4 and 1:8. The approximate cost estimates were obtained from bureau of labor statistics and medical literature. To gain an incremental cost effectiveness of each nurse to patient ratio relative to the next higher nurse to patient ratio, the ratio was divided by the difference in total cost by the difference in 30 day mortality (Rothberg et al., 2005). Patient mortality rates and length of stay for different ratios were based from 2 large hospital