Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Sources and Uses of Cash

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    What are some examples of sources of cash and uses of cash that arise from assets and liabilities.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 6:21 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/business/cash/sources-uses-cash-541121

    Solution Preview

    Sources of cash

    A source of cash is one that increases cash flow in the period. For instance, selling a securities generates cash and so is a "source of cash." Selling a building for cash would also be a source of cash. So, selling assets for cash are always a "source of cash."

    In an indirect cash flow statement, if accounts receivable is lower at the end of the period than at the beginning of the period, it ...

    Solution Summary

    Your tutorial is 285 words and indicates the overall rule and give specific examples for assets and liabilities.

    $2.19