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Financial & Managerial Accounting

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Carl Warren + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285866307

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13th Edition
Carl Warren + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285866307
Chapter 15, Problem 15.4APE
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Accounts receivable analysis

A company reports the following:

Sales $832,000
Average accounts receivable (net) 80,000

Determine (a) the accounts receivable turnover and (b) the number of days’ sales in receivables. Round to one decimal place.

a)

To determine

Financial Ratios: Financial ratios are the metrics used to evaluate the liquidity, capabilities, profitability, and overall performance of a company.

To compute: Accounts receivable turnover ratio

Given info: Sales and average accounts receivable.

Explanation of Solution

Accounts receivables turnover ratio is mainly used to evaluate the collection process efficiency. It helps the company to know the number of times the accounts receivable is collected in a particular time period. Main purpose of accounts receivable turnover ratio is to manage the working capital of the company. This ratio is determined by dividing credit sales and sales return.

Formula:

Accounts receivables turnover ratio}=Net credit salesAverage accounts receivables

b)

To determine

To compute: Number of days’ sales in receivable

Given info: Sales and average accounts receivable.

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