Will the following increase or decrease the cash cycle?
a. customers are given a larger discount for cash transactions.
b. the inventory turnover ratio falls from 8 to 6.
c. new technology streamlines the production process.
d. the firm adopts a policy of reducing outstanding accounts payable.
e. the firm starts producing more goods in response to customers’ advance orders instead of producing for inventory.
f. a temporary glut in the commodity market induces the firm to stock up on raw materials while prices are low.
i would say a certificate of deposit, so you're not locked into a long term, and it has more security than a mutual fund.
if someone is considered to be bearish, they think the stock market is heading down. bearish when used to refer to the stock market, means that there is falling share prices. if someone believes that the stock market is bearish, they likely won't invest with fear of losing money that they invest in stocks.
a. customers are given a larger...