Quick Assets

Assets that can be easily be converted into cash or are already in cash form. It is calculated as current assets minus inventories.

Stocks are an example of quick assets.


Investment dictionary. . 2012.

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  • quick assets — see asset 2 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. quick assets …   Law dictionary

  • quick assets — n. Finance cash on hand, current accounts receivable, and all other highly liquid assets excluding merchandise or inventory …   English World dictionary

  • quick assets — noun assets in the form of cash (or easily convertible into cash) • Syn: ↑liquid assets, ↑current assets • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑assets …   Useful english dictionary

  • quick assets — noun plural Date: 1891 cash, accounts receivable, and other current assets excluding inventories …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quick assets — Accounting. liquid assets including cash, receivables, and marketable securities. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • Quick assets — Current assets minus inventories. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • quick assets — current assets minus inventories ( inventory). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • quick assets — section of a balance sheet that details liquid assets (Accounting) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quick assets — See: liquid assets …   Accounting dictionary

  • quick assets — See liquid assets …   Big dictionary of business and management

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