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Current assets

• Refer to properties or items which are expected to be paid or sold within a year. The specific list is broad but can be categorized as cash, cash equivalents, securitized liquid investments, accounts receivable, inventories, and securities maturing within a year.

• Short-term assets, expected to be converted into cash within one year or less.

• Appears on a company's Balance Sheet, representing cash, accounts receivable, inventory, marketable securities, prepaid expenses, and other assets that can be converted to cash within one year.

• Value of cash, accounts receivable, inventories, marketable securities and other assets that could be converted to cash in less than 1 year.

• Assets that should be a source of cash in the short term; cash, accounts receivable and inventory

 
 

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