The Most Liquid Large Cap Stocks in the Technology Sector

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about the most liquid large cap companies in the Technology 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.

  • Infosys Ltd ADR (NASDAQ:INFY): This company has current assets of $5,312,000,000 against current liabilities of $816,000,000, for a current ratio of 6.51. The stock recently traded at $52.51 and its market capitalization is $30,929,340,000. About the company: Infosys Technologies Limited provides IT consulting and software services, including e-business, program management and supply chain solutions.  The Group’s services include application development, product co-development, and system implementation and system engineering.
  • Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR): This company has current assets of $3,531,010,000 against current liabilities of $696,487,000, for a current ratio of 5.07. The stock recently traded at $34.89 and its market capitalization is $11,304,380,000. About the company: Altera Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets programmable logic devices and associated development tools.  The Company’s products include a variety of programmable logic devices and hardcopy application-specific integrated circuits.
  • Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): This company has current assets of $41,562,000,000 against current liabilities of $9,996,000,000, for a current ratio of 4.16. The stock recently traded at $549.01 and its market capitalization is $177,268,600,000. About the company: Google Inc. is a global technology company that provides a web based search engine through its website.  The Company offers a wide range of search options, including web, image, groups, directory, and news searches.
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ:CTSH): This company has current assets of $3,518,234,000 against current liabilities of $930,726,000, for a current ratio of 3.78. The stock recently traded at $60.83 and its market capitalization is $18,471,350,000. About the company: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation provides custom Information Technology consulting and technology services as well as outsourcing services.  The Company’s core competencies include technology strategy consulting, complex systems development, enterprise software package implementation and maintenance, data warehousing and business intelligence.
  • Kyocera Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:KYO): This company has current assets of $14,769,150,327 against current liabilities of $3,930,787,330, for a current ratio of 3.76. The stock recently traded at $94.77 and its market capitalization is $18,667,712,418. About the company: KYOCERA CORPORATION manufactures electronic equipment and components.  The Company’s products include telecommunication equipment, information equipment, optical equipment, ceramic products, semiconductor parts, chips, hybrid integrated circuits, thermal printheads, image sensors, liquid crystal displays, and connectors.  Kyocera operates worldwide.
  • Texas Instruments Incorporated (NYSE:TXN): This company has current assets of $7,060,000,000 against current liabilities of $1,981,000,000, for a current ratio of 3.56. The stock recently traded at $26.50 and its market capitalization is $30,616,000,000. About the company: Texas Instruments Incorporated is a global semiconductor company that designs and supplies analog technologies, digital signal processing and microcontroller semiconductors.  The Company also operates materials and controls, and educational and productivity solutions businesses.  Texas Instruments has manufacturing or sales operations in countries around the world.
  • Baidu.com, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:BIDU): This company has current assets of $1,365,737,722 against current liabilities of $396,831,832, for a current ratio of 3.44. The stock recently traded at $140.50 and its market capitalization is $49,007,145,632. About the company: Baidu, Inc. operates an Internet search engine.  The Company offers algorithmic search, enterprise search, pay for performance and news, MP3, and image searches.
  • Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): This company has current assets of $31,611,000,000 against current liabilities of $9,327,000,000, for a current ratio of 3.39. The stock recently traded at $19.93 and its market capitalization is $104,652,400,000. About the company: Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells computer components and related products.  The Company’s major products include microprocessors, chipsets, embedded processors and microncontrollers, flash memory products, graphics products, network and communications products, systems management software, conferencing products, and digital imaging products.
  • Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ:BRCM): This company has current assets of $4,183,507,000 against current liabilities of $1,271,196,000, for a current ratio of 3.29. The stock recently traded at $32.07 and its market capitalization is $17,081,670,000. About the company: Broadcom Corporation provides integrated silicon solutions that enable broadband digital data transmission of voice, data, and video content to the home and within the business enterprise. The Company designs, develops, and supplies integrated circuits for cable set-top boxes, cable modems, high-speed networking, direct satellite and digital broadcast, and digital subscriber line.
  • Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE): This company has current assets of $3,216,050,000 against current liabilities of $1,068,088,000, for a current ratio of 3.01. The stock recently traded at $22.80 and its market capitalization is $11,260,160,000. About the company: Adobe Systems Incorporated develops, markets, and supports computer software products and technologies. The Company’s products allow users to express and use information across all print and electronic media. Adobe offers a line of application software products, type products, and content for creating, distributing, and managing information.

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

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