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Sycamore Networks Inc (OTCPK:SCMR)
Total Current Assets
\$83.41 Mil (As of Jan. 2013)

Total current assets includes Cash and Cash Equivalents, Accounts Receivable, Inventory, and Other Current Assets. Sycamore Networks Inc's total current assets for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2013 was \$83.41 Mil.

Definition

Total Current Assets are the asset that can be converted to cash or used to pay current liabilities within 12 months.

Sycamore Networks Inc's Total Current Assets for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2012 is calculated as

 Total Current Assets = Cash and Cash Equivalents + Accounts Receivable + Inventory + Other Current Assets = 371.619 + 7.785 + 8.469 + 1.589 = 389.46

Sycamore Networks Inc's Total Current Assets for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2013 is calculated as

 Total Current Assets = Cash and Cash Equivalents + Accounts Receivable + Inventory + Other Current Assets = 64.484 + 8.44 + 9.162 + 1.328 = 83.41

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Total Current Assets is linked to the Current Ratio, which is the result of dividing total current assets by total current liabilities. It is frequently used as an indicator of a company's liquidity, its ability to meet short-term obligations.

Total Current Assets is also linked to Working Capital, Net working capital is calculated as Total Current Assets minus Total Current Liabilities.

Explanation

In Ben Grahams calculation of liquidation value, inventory is only considered worth half of its book value, and accounts receivable is considered worth 75% of its value. Therefore the liquidation value is lower than calculated from total current assets.

Sycamore Networks Inc's Liquidation Value for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2013 is

 Liquidation value = Cash and Cash Equivalents - Total Liabilities + (0.75 * Account Receivable) + (0.5 * Inventory) = 64.484 - 16.538 + 0.75 * 8.44 + 0.5 * 9.162 = 58.86

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Sycamore Networks Inc Annual Data

 Jul03 Jul04 Jul05 Jul06 Jul07 Jul08 Jul09 Jul10 Jul11 Jul12 Total Current Assets 691.95 546.21 972.18 868.63 963.87 856.47 652.39 582.35 418.68 389.46

Sycamore Networks Inc Quarterly Data

 Oct10 Jan11 Apr11 Jul11 Oct11 Jan12 Apr12 Jul12 Oct12 Jan13 Total Current Assets 613.18 456.58 428.21 418.68 423.42 388.65 368.56 389.46 160.93 83.41
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