Concept #1: Ratios: Cash Return on Assets
Practice: XYZ Company had net sales during the period of $380,000 and operating cash flows of $60,000. If total assets were $480,000 at the beginning of the period and $720,000 at the end of the period, what is the company’s cash return on assets?
Practice: A company has income before taxes of $120,000. Net sales are $400,000 and gross profit is $300,000. Operating cash inflows totaled $360,000 and operating cash outflows totaled $300,000. What is the cash return on assets, assuming the company has a 40% tax rate, and average total assets were $900,000?