Vol. 10 No. 3-4 (2019)
Articles

SOME SPECIFICITIES OF THE CURRENT ASSETS OF HUNGARIAN DISTRICT HEATING SUPPLIERS BASED ON THE ANNUAL REPORTS OF 2009-2017

Published December 13, 2019
Gábor Béla Süveges
University of Miskolc
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APA

Süveges, G. B. (2019). SOME SPECIFICITIES OF THE CURRENT ASSETS OF HUNGARIAN DISTRICT HEATING SUPPLIERS BASED ON THE ANNUAL REPORTS OF 2009-2017. Economica, 10(3-4), 34-41. https://doi.org/10.47282/ECONOMICA/2019/10/3-4/4691

The present study focuses on the asset-structure of the Hungarian district heating suppliers with a special interest in their current ratio and the structure of their current assets. The research is aimed toward the examination of the current ratio and the structure of the assets serving short-term obligations and toward finding the characteristics of these companies in terms of their liquidity. The study also aims to find specificities characterizing the sector of district heating supply that can later be used for other research purposes. In terms of its methodology, it is based on report analyses with the reports of 72 Hungarian companies as sample population. Data retrieved from the reports is complemented with certain technical and economic information and analyzed in the time frame of nine years (2009-2017).