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caligo
Student (MBA), India
🔥NEW Which formula is right: 1. The formulae given in the knowledge center or: 2. Quick Ratio = Current Assets -(Stock+Prepaid Expenses) / Current Liabilities. (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  Jaap de Jonge
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Alternate Formula of Quick Ratio

In my opinion your formula is wrong. In the quick ratio we are interested in liquidity, so that is why we divide all assets which are quickly convertible into cash (= current assets) by the current liabilities. So current assets / current liabilities.
I don't see why you would want to subtract the stock and add prepaid expenses from/to the current assets.

  caligo
Student (MBA), India
 

Alternative Formula of Quick Ratio

@Jaap de Jonge: thank you sir for solving my confusion, I am very grateful for your answer.. 👍🏻.

 

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