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An item in the Motley Fool recently caught our attention. The article “Cisco vs. Lucent: The Flow Ratio Tells All” (by Matt Richey, June 6, 2000, in The Motley, introduced a new ratio that Richey claimed to be useful for measuring the investment worthiness of a company. Since our Financial Statement Analysis course covers traditional ratio analysis and since we were exploring some research ideas on measuring liquidity, the Fool Ratio seemed worthy of investigation


Published version. International Business & Economics Research Journal, Vol. 2, No. 8 (2002): 65-71. Permalink. © The Clute Institute for Academic Research 2002. Used with permission. Published under Creative Commons License CC-By 2.0.