The effect of working capital management towards firm`s profitability : evidence from consumer industry of Bursa Malaysia / Saiful Amirin Ezli Kuang

Ezli Kuang, Saiful Amirin (2020) The effect of working capital management towards firm`s profitability : evidence from consumer industry of Bursa Malaysia / Saiful Amirin Ezli Kuang. [Student Project] (Unpublished)

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Working capital is used in daily business activities; working capital distinct between the present resources and current liabilities or obligations. Working capital act as a determinant for the financial stability of the business and firms. This shows that distributing the working capital efficiently is crucial for the firm’s key money related wellbeing and operation contribution as a business. The main idea of this research study is to determine the relationship between working capital management and consumer product firm’s profitability in Malaysia started from 2010 to 2019. The frequency used were based on annually data of panel data from the company financial statement which was obtained from the Thomson Reuters. Besides, panel data regression model was used to identify the significant relationship between the independent and dependent variables. Based on the result, it depicts that working capital management and days of sales outstanding were found to have a significant relationship firm’s profitability. However, there were no significant relationship between days of inventory outstanding and days of payable outstanding towards firm’s profitability. Thus, the main variable that affect the consumer product firm’s profitability in Malaysia is the days of sales outstanding.

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Item Type: Student Project
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Ezli Kuang, Saiful Amirin
2016598657
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Financial management. Business finance. Corporation finance > Capital budget. Capital investments. Fixed capital
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Financial management. Business finance. Corporation finance > Earnings management
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Profits. Corporate profits
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Financial management. Business finance. Corporation finance > Working capital
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sabah > Kota Kinabalu Campus > Faculty of Business and Management
Programme: Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Finance
Item ID: 43400
Uncontrolled Keywords: Working capital; Days of sales outstanding; Days of inventory outstanding; Days of payable outstanding; Profitability; Consumer product firms; Malaysia
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/43400

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