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    finance ratio problems: Original post by Ben Taylor of Demand Media Accounting ratios for data such as liquidity, asset-turnover, financial leverage, profitability and dividends condense a range of financial information to create a picture of a firm's financial position. Such condensation is not without its limitations and problems, however. Ratios show a correlation between data sets without establishing causation for…

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