Series Is Presented Here As 2 Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1946-1961 (2)--Original Data, 1961-1969. Includes All Corporations, Excluding Banks, Savings And Load Associations, And Insurance And Investment Companies. The Break In Continuity Is Due To The Revised Method Of Estimates. For Further Details, See E. Fiedler,"Measures Of Credit Risk And Experience," (NBER, 1971), P. 313 And Series 09081. Source: Calculated From "Working Capital Of U.S. Corporations, " Securities And Exchange Commission.
This NBER data series q09082a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 9 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter09.html.
NBER Indicator: q09082a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Quick Ratio, Nonfinancial Corporations for United States [Q0982AUSQ156NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/Q0982AUSQ156NNBR/, August 3, 2015.