Effect of working capital management in Toronto exchange on oil and gas sector profitability / Noor Syazwani Hayati Azman

Azman, Noor Syazwani Hayati (2017) Effect of working capital management in Toronto exchange on oil and gas sector profitability / Noor Syazwani Hayati Azman. [Student Project] (Unpublished)


Working capital is a crucial element in order to manage the liquidity of the firms effectively. Working capital used to track the asset and liabilities of companies. It is also necessary which helping companies to make short-term decisions. The aim of carried out this research is to examine the factor affecting working capital management of oil and gas sector in Toronto Exchange that is cash conversion cycle (CCC), current ratio (CR), debt ratio (DR) and sales growth (SG) toward the return on total asset (OI) of the firms. A panel data of 10 firms selected based on its price to book value consists of five (5) from oil and gas companies and another five (5) from energy services companies. This research will be conduct in period of fifteen (15) years that is from year 2002 to 2016. This research use Ordinary Least Square (OLS) method of analysing the panel data. From this, it will be estimate that the variables of cash conversion cycle (CCC) and sales growth (SG) will have a positive relationship with profitability of firms. While variables of current ratio (CR) and debt ratio (DR) will have a negative relationship toward return on total asset. Thus, the length of period taken to liquid their asset and sales generated by companies related to improve the performance of the firms.


Item Type: Student Project
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Azman, Noor Syazwani Hayati
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Thesis advisor
Ramdhan, Nur' Asyikin
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Wan Zakaria, Wan Mohd Farid
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Selamat, Muhamad Azhar
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > Petroleum industry and trade
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Liquidity
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Financial management. Business finance. Corporation finance > Working capital
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Johor > Segamat Campus > Faculty of Business and Management
Programme: Bachelor of Business administration (Hons) Investment Management
Keywords: Cash conversion cycle, Current ratio, Debt ratio, Sales growth, Liquidity, Working capital, UiTM Cawangan Johor Segamat
Date: 2017
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/53148
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