Alphabet Short Ratio vs. Current Ratio

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Alphabet Current Ratio vs. Short Ratio Fundamental Analysis

Alphabet is rated below average in short ratio category among related companies. It is rated # 2 in current ratio category among related companies fabricating about  2.62  of Current Ratio per Short Ratio.
Short Ratio is typically used by traders and speculators to identify trends in current market sentiment for a particular equity instrument. In its simple terms this ratio shows how many days it will take all current short sellers to cover their positions if the price of a stock begins to rise.
Alphabet 
Short Ratio 
 = 
Short Interest 
Average Trading Volume 
=
1.86 times
The higher the Short Ratio, the longer it would take to buy back the borrowed shares. In theory, the more short positions are currently outstanding, the faster it will be to cover shorted positions.
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.
Alphabet 
Current Ratio 
 = 
Current Asset 
Current Liabilities 
=
4.87 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).

Alphabet Current Ratio Comparison

  Current Ratio 
      Alphabet Comparables 
Alphabet is one of the top stocks in current ratio category among related companies.
  Short Ratio 
      Alphabet Comparables 
Alphabet is rated below average in short ratio category among related companies.
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