Nineteen measures of solvency and profitability The comparative financial statements of Bettancort Inc. are as follows. The market price of Bettancort Inc. common stock was $71.25 on December 31, 2016. Instructions Determine the following measures for 2016, rounding to one decimal place: 1. Working capital 2. Current ratio 3. Quick ratio 4. Accounts receivable turnover 5. Number of days’ sales in receivables 6. Inventor) turnover 7. Number of days’ sales in inventory 8. Ratio of fixed assets to long-term liabilities 9. Ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity 10. Number of times interest charges are earned 11. Number of times preferred dividends are earned 12. Ratio of sales to assets 13. Rate earned on total assets 14. Rate earned on stockholders’ equity 15. Rate earned on common stockholders’ equity 16. Earnings per share on common stock 17. Price-earnings ratio 18. Dividends per share of common stock 19. Dividend yield

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Chapter 17, Problem 17.4APR
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Nineteen measures of solvency and profitability

The comparative financial statements of Bettancort Inc. are as follows. The market price of Bettancort Inc. common stock was $71.25 on December 31, 2016.

Chapter 17, Problem 17.4APR, Nineteen measures of solvency and profitability The comparative financial statements of Bettancort , example  1

Chapter 17, Problem 17.4APR, Nineteen measures of solvency and profitability The comparative financial statements of Bettancort , example  2

Chapter 17, Problem 17.4APR, Nineteen measures of solvency and profitability The comparative financial statements of Bettancort , example  3

Instructions

Determine the following measures for 2016, rounding to one decimal place:

1. Working capital

2. Current ratio

3. Quick ratio

4. Accounts receivable turnover

5. Number of days’ sales in receivables

6. Inventor) turnover

7. Number of days’ sales in inventory

8. Ratio of fixed assets to long-term liabilities

9. Ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity

10.    Number of times interest charges are earned

11. Number of times preferred dividends are earned

12.     Ratio of sales to assets

13. Rate earned on total assets

14.     Rate earned on stockholders’ equity

15.     Rate earned on common stockholders’ equity

16.     Earnings per share on common stock

17.     Price-earnings ratio

18.     Dividends per share of common stock

19.     Dividend yield

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