Ford Motor Current Asset vs. Current Ratio

Ford Motor Company -- USA Stock  

USD 12.46  0.12  0.95%

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Ford Motor Current Ratio vs. Current Asset Fundamental Analysis

Ford Motor Company is rated # 3 in current asset category among related companies. It is rated # 5 in current ratio category among related companies . The ratio of Current Asset to Current Ratio for Ford Motor Company is about  36,245,833,333 
Current Asset is all of company's assets that can be used to pay off current liabilities within current fiscal period or over next 12 months. Current Asset includes cash or cash equivalents, accounts receivable, short-term investments, and the portion of prepaid liabilities which will be paid within next 12 months. Because these assets are easily turned into cash, they are sometimes referred to as liquid assets.
Ford Motor 
Current Asset 
 = 
Cash 
Deposits 
Liquid Assets 
=
43.49 B
Current Asset is important to company's creditors and private equity firms as they will often be interested in how much that company has in current assets, since these assets can be easily liquidated in case the company goes bankrupt. However it is usually not enough to know if a company is in a good shape just based on current asset alone; the amount of current liabilities should always be considered.
Current Ratio is calculated by dividing the Current Assets of a company by its Current Liabilities. It measures whether or not a company has enough cash or liquid assets to pay its current liability over the next fiscal year. The ratio is regarded as a test of liquidity for a company.
Ford Motor 
Current Ratio 
 = 
Current Asset 
Current Liabilities 
=
1.2 times
Typically, short-term creditors will prefer a high current ratio because it reduces their overall risk. However, investors may prefer a lower current ratio since they are more concerned about growing the business using assets of the company. Acceptable current ratios may vary from one sector to another, but generally accepted benchmark is to have current assets at least as twice as current liabilities (i.e. Current Ration of 2 to 1).

Comparison

Current Ratio Comparison
  Current Ratio 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 4 in current ratio category among related companies.
  Current Asset 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 2 in current asset category among related companies.
Ford Motor Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, finances, and services automobiles. more
NameFord Motor Company
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
Bond Rating
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00037996.0
ISINUS3453708600
CUSIP345370860
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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