The Most Liquid Large Cap Companies in the Consumer Cyclical Sector Now

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about the most liquid large cap companies in the Consumer Cyclical sector.  Liquidity is measured by the company’s current ratio, which is the ratio of its current assets to its current liabilities.  Current assets are liquid assets that can be readily converted to cash, or which are cash, and current liabilities are those liabilities (debts) due within the next quarter (90 days).  A current ratio higher than one indicates that the company has more current assets than it does current liabilities.  A current ratio lower than one indicates that the company may have trouble paying its short-term debts with cash and cash equivalents on hand.  The minimum market capitalization for this screen is $10 billion.

  • Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL): This company has current assets of $2,478,000,000 against current liabilities of $832,000,000, for a current ratio of 2.98. The stock recently traded at $125.28 and its market capitalization is $11,583,720,000. About the company: Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation designs, markets, and distributes men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories, fragrances, and home furnishings. The Company’s products are sold under a wide range of brands. Polo’s operations include Wholesale, Retail and Licensing.
  • NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE): This company has current assets of $11,297,000,000 against current liabilities of $3,958,000,000, for a current ratio of 2.85. The stock recently traded at $79.33 and its market capitalization is $37,044,890,000. About the company: NIKE, Inc. designs, develops, and markets athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products for men, women, and children. The Company sells its products worldwide to retail stores, through its own stores, subsidiaries, and distributors.
  • V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC): This company has current assets of $2,826,060,000 against current liabilities of $1,109,475,000, for a current ratio of 2.55. The stock recently traded at $104.20 and its market capitalization is $11,399,320,000. About the company: VF Corporation is an international apparel company. The Company owns a broad portfolio of brands in the jeanswear, outerwear, packs, footwear, sportswear and occupational apparel categories. VF Corp’s products are marketed to consumers shopping in specialty stores, upscale and traditional department stores, national chains and mass merchants.
  • PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR): This company has current assets of $9,925,200,000 against current liabilities of $4,347,600,000, for a current ratio of 2.28. The stock recently traded at $35.90 and its market capitalization is $13,122,030,000. About the company: PACCAR Inc designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks, and related aftermarket distribution of parts. The Company also offers finance and leasing services to its customers and dealers.
  • Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV (ADR) (NYSE:PHG): This company has current assets of $20,758,306,527 against current liabilities of $15,298,892,491, for a current ratio of 1.36. The stock recently traded at $19.35 and its market capitalization is $19,958,640,747. About the company: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. manufactures medical systems; domestic appliances; consumer electronics; and lighting. The Company produces imaging, ultrasound and healthcare informatics equipment; shaving and beauty and health and wellness products; displays, and peripherals; and lamps and luminaries.
  • HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD. (ADR) (NYSE:HMC): This company has current assets of $61,326,204,123 against current liabilities of $46,657,033,685, for a current ratio of 1.31. The stock recently traded at $33.59 and its market capitalization is $62,904,645,551. About the company: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD. develops, manufactures, and distributes motorcycles, automobiles, and power products such as generators and farm machinery. The Company also operates a financial credit business. Honda Motor has manufacturing facilities in the US, Canada, the UK, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, India, and Thailand.
  • Panasonic Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:PC): This company has current assets of $45,632,629,462 against current liabilities of $37,227,511,312, for a current ratio of 1.23. The stock recently traded at $10.35 and its market capitalization is $26,141,679,236. About the company: Panasonic Corporation manufactures electric and electronic products. The Company produces home appliances, audio & video, computer peripherals, telecommunications, industrial equipment, and electronic parts. Panasonic has associated companies around the world.
  • General Motors Company (NYSE:GM): This company has current assets of $53,053,000,000 against current liabilities of $47,157,000,000, for a current ratio of 1.13. The stock recently traded at $23.92 and its market capitalization is $35,894,350,000. About the company: General Motors Co. manufactures and markets new cars and trucks. The Company offers features for special needs drivers, OnStar vehicle protection, service, parts, accessories, maintenance, XM satellite radio, features for commercial owners, and more. General Motors offers its vehicles and services worldwide.
  • Toyota Motor Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:TM): This company has current assets of $154,683,760,684 against current liabilities of $141,101,055,807, for a current ratio of 1.10. The stock recently traded at $73.84 and its market capitalization is $130,892,106,586. About the company: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION manufactures, sells, leases, and repairs passenger cars, trucks, buses, and their related parts worldwide. The Company also operates financing services through their subsidiaries. Toyota Motor builds homes, produces pleasure boats, and develops intelligent transportation systems including radar cruise control and electronic toll collection systems.
  • Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE:JCI): This company has current assets of $10,652,000,000 against current liabilities of $9,910,000,000, for a current ratio of 1.07. The stock recently traded at $30.31 and its market capitalization is $20,602,880,000. About the company: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION manufactures, sells, leases, and repairs passenger cars, trucks, buses, and their related parts worldwide. The Company also operates financing services through their subsidiaries. Toyota Motor builds homes, produces pleasure boats, and develops intelligent transportation systems including radar cruise control and electronic toll collection systems.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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