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Determine the asset turnover ratio for 2004 and 2005 using the information contained in the consolidated balance sheet and income statement for the Target Corporation in Appendix A. Would you invest in this company?
Considering missing data from page 2 (2003 and 2004 balance sheets), my suggested ...
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Dell: Liquidity, inventory turnover ratio, DuPont analysis
1. What has happened to Dell's liquidity position over the past 3 years? How does Dell's liquidity compare with that of its peers?
2. Take a look at Dell's inventory turnover ratio. How does this ratio compare with that of its peers? Have there been any interesting changes over time in this measure? Do you consider Dell's inventory management to be a strength or a weakness? Explain.
3. Construct a DuPont analysis for Dell and its peers. What are Dell's strengths and weaknesses compared to those of its competitors?