Stock Analysis on Net
Stock Analysis on Net
Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX)

This company was transferred to the archive: financial data is no longer updated!

Paying users zone. Data is hidden behind: .

  • Get 1-month access to Time Warner Inc. for $13.99, or

  • get full access to the entire website for at least 3 months from $49.99.


We accept:

Visa Mastercard American Express Maestro Discover JCB PayPal Apple Pay Google Pay
Verified by Visa MasterCard SecureCode American Express SafeKey

This is a one-time payment. There is no automatic renewal.

Financial Reporting Quality: Aggregate Accruals

Advanced level

Earnings can be decomposed into cash and accrual components. The accrual component (aggregate accruals) has been found to have less persistence than the cash component, and therefore (1) earnings with higher accrual component are less persistent than earnings with smaller accrual component, all else equal; and (2) the cash component of earnings should receive a higher weighting evaluating company performance.


Balance-Sheet-Based Accruals Ratio

Time Warner Inc., balance sheet computation of aggregate accruals

US$ in millions

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Operating Assets
Total assets
Less: Cash and equivalents
Operating assets
Operating Liabilities
Total liabilities
Less: Debt due within one year
Less: Long-term debt, excluding due within one year
Operating liabilities
 
Net operating assets1
Balance-sheet-based aggregate accruals2
Financial Ratio
Balance-sheet-based accruals ratio3
Benchmarks
Balance-Sheet-Based Accruals Ratio, Competitors4
Charter Communications Inc.
Comcast Corp.
Netflix Inc.
Walt Disney Co.
Balance-Sheet-Based Accruals Ratio, Sector
Media
Balance-Sheet-Based Accruals Ratio, Industry
Consumer Services

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-23), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-25), 10-K (filing date: 2015-02-26), 10-K (filing date: 2014-02-26).

1 2017 Calculation
Net operating assets = Operating assets – Operating liabilities
= =

2 2017 Calculation
Balance-sheet-based aggregate accruals = Net operating assets2017 – Net operating assets2016
= =

3 2017 Calculation
Balance-sheet-based accruals ratio = 100 × Balance-sheet-based aggregate accruals ÷ Avg. net operating assets
= 100 × ÷ [( + ) ÷ 2] =

4 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Financial ratio Description The company
Balance-sheet-based accruals ratio Ratio is found by dividing balance-sheet-based aggregate accruals by average net operating assets. Using the balance-sheet-based accruals ratio, Time Warner Inc. deteriorated earnings quality from 2016 to 2017.

Cash-Flow-Statement-Based Accruals Ratio

Time Warner Inc., cash flow statement computation of aggregate accruals

US$ in millions

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2013
Net income attributable to Time Warner Inc. shareholders
Less: Cash provided by operations
Less: Cash (used) provided by investing activities
Cash-flow-statement-based aggregate accruals
Financial Ratio
Cash-flow-statement-based accruals ratio1
Benchmarks
Cash-Flow-Statement-Based Accruals Ratio, Competitors2
Charter Communications Inc.
Comcast Corp.
Netflix Inc.
Walt Disney Co.
Cash-Flow-Statement-Based Accruals Ratio, Sector
Media
Cash-Flow-Statement-Based Accruals Ratio, Industry
Consumer Services

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-22), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-23), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-25), 10-K (filing date: 2015-02-26), 10-K (filing date: 2014-02-26).

1 2017 Calculation
Cash-flow-statement-based accruals ratio = 100 × Cash-flow-statement-based aggregate accruals ÷ Avg. net operating assets
= 100 × ÷ [( + ) ÷ 2] =

2 Click competitor name to see calculations.

Financial ratio Description The company
Cash-flow-statement-based accruals ratio Ratio is found by dividing cash-flow-statement-based aggregate accruals by average net operating assets. Using the cash-flow-statement-based accruals ratio, Time Warner Inc. deteriorated earnings quality from 2016 to 2017.