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Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE:PG)

Analysis of Liquidity Ratios

Beginner level

Liquidity ratios measure the company’s ability to meet its short-term obligations.


Liquidity Ratios (Summary)

Procter & Gamble Co., liquidity ratios

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Current ratio 0.85 0.75 0.83 0.88 1.10 1.00
Quick ratio 0.62 0.51 0.59 0.65 0.58 0.55
Cash ratio 0.49 0.34 0.42 0.50 0.43 0.39

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2016-08-09), 10-K (filing date: 2015-08-07).

Liquidity ratio Description The company
Current ratio A liquidity ratio calculated as current assets divided by current liabilities. Procter & Gamble Co.’s current ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then improved from 2019 to 2020 exceeding 2018 level.
Quick ratio A liquidity ratio calculated as (cash plus short-term marketable investments plus receivables) divided by current liabilities. Procter & Gamble Co.’s quick ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then improved from 2019 to 2020 exceeding 2018 level.
Cash ratio A liquidity ratio calculated as (cash plus short-term marketable investments) divided by current liabilities. Procter & Gamble Co.’s cash ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then improved from 2019 to 2020 exceeding 2018 level.

Current Ratio

Procter & Gamble Co., current ratio calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Current assets 27,987  22,473  23,320  26,494  33,782  29,646 
Current liabilities 32,976  30,011  28,237  30,210  30,770  29,790 
Liquidity Ratio
Current ratio1 0.85 0.75 0.83 0.88 1.10 1.00
Benchmarks
Current Ratio, Industry
Consumer Goods 0.92 0.93 1.16 1.17 1.18

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2016-08-09), 10-K (filing date: 2015-08-07).

1 2020 Calculation
Current ratio = Current assets ÷ Current liabilities
= 27,987 ÷ 32,976 = 0.85

Liquidity ratio Description The company
Current ratio A liquidity ratio calculated as current assets divided by current liabilities. Procter & Gamble Co.’s current ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then improved from 2019 to 2020 exceeding 2018 level.

Quick Ratio

Procter & Gamble Co., quick ratio calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Jun 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Cash and cash equivalents 16,181  4,239  2,569  5,569  7,102  6,845 
Available-for-sale investment securities —  6,048  9,281  9,568  6,246  4,767 
Accounts receivable 4,178  4,951  4,686  4,594  4,373  4,861 
Total quick assets 20,359  15,238  16,536  19,731  17,721  16,473 
 
Current liabilities 32,976  30,011  28,237  30,210  30,770  29,790 
Liquidity Ratio
Quick ratio1 0.62 0.51 0.59 0.65 0.58 0.55
Benchmarks
Quick Ratio, Industry
Consumer Goods 0.59 0.59 0.78 0.76 0.73

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2016-08-09), 10-K (filing date: 2015-08-07).

1 2020 Calculation
Quick ratio = Total quick assets ÷ Current liabilities
= 20,359 ÷ 32,976 = 0.62

Liquidity ratio Description The company
Quick ratio A liquidity ratio calculated as (cash plus short-term marketable investments plus receivables) divided by current liabilities. Procter & Gamble Co.’s quick ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then improved from 2019 to 2020 exceeding 2018 level.

Cash Ratio

Procter & Gamble Co., cash ratio calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Jun 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2017 Jun 30, 2016 Jun 30, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Cash and cash equivalents 16,181  4,239  2,569  5,569  7,102  6,845 
Available-for-sale investment securities —  6,048  9,281  9,568  6,246  4,767 
Total cash assets 16,181  10,287  11,850  15,137  13,348  11,612 
 
Current liabilities 32,976  30,011  28,237  30,210  30,770  29,790 
Liquidity Ratio
Cash ratio1 0.49 0.34 0.42 0.50 0.43 0.39
Benchmarks
Cash Ratio, Industry
Consumer Goods 0.35 0.38 0.56 0.54 0.49

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2019-08-06), 10-K (filing date: 2018-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2017-08-07), 10-K (filing date: 2016-08-09), 10-K (filing date: 2015-08-07).

1 2020 Calculation
Cash ratio = Total cash assets ÷ Current liabilities
= 16,181 ÷ 32,976 = 0.49

Liquidity ratio Description The company
Cash ratio A liquidity ratio calculated as (cash plus short-term marketable investments) divided by current liabilities. Procter & Gamble Co.’s cash ratio deteriorated from 2018 to 2019 but then improved from 2019 to 2020 exceeding 2018 level.