12. Cash Versus Profit as a Measure of Performance

  1. Timothy D.H. Jury

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118467268.ch12

Cash Flow Analysis and Forecasting: The Definitive Guide to Understanding and Using Published Cash Flow Data

Cash Flow Analysis and Forecasting: The Definitive Guide to Understanding and Using Published Cash Flow Data

How to Cite

Jury, T. D.H. (2012) Cash Versus Profit as a Measure of Performance, in Cash Flow Analysis and Forecasting: The Definitive Guide to Understanding and Using Published Cash Flow Data, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118467268.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 30 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119962656

Online ISBN: 9781118467268

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Keywords:

  • cash flow information;
  • performance measurement;
  • finished goods;
  • mechanisation;
  • joint ventures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • History of the P&L

  • So, What Causes the Divergence Between Profit and Cash Flow?

  • What are Fundamental Accounting Concepts?

  • Conclusions – Fundamental Accounting Concepts

  • Conclusion