Ford Motor Working Capital vs. Current Asset

Ford Motor Company -- USA Stock  

USD 12.1  0.13  1.06%

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Ford Motor Current Asset vs. Working Capital Fundamental Analysis

Ford Motor Company is rated below average in working capital category among related companies. It is rated # 3 in current asset category among related companies .
Working Capital is measure of company efficiency and operating liquidity. The working capital is usually calculated by subtracting Current Liabilities from Current Assets. It is important indicator of the firm ability to continue its normal operations without additional debt obligations. .
Ford Motor 
Working Capital 
 = 
Current Assets 
Current Liabilities 
=
(34.84 B)
Working Capital can be positive or negative, depending on how much of current debt the company is carrying on its balance sheet. In general terms, companies that have a lot of working capital will experience more growth in the near future since they can expand and improve their operations using existing resources. On the other hand, companies with small or negative working capital may lack the funds necessary for growth or future operation. Working Capital also shows if the company has sufficient liquid resources to satisfy short-term liabilities and operational expenses.
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.

Comparison

Current Asset Comparison
  Current Asset 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 2 in current asset category among related companies.
  Working Capital 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated below average in working capital 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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