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Like to follow the blue chip stocks? For ideas on how to dig deeper, here's a list that might be helpful.

We ran a screen on the 30 stocks of the Dow Jones Industrial Average for those with strong trends in accounts receivable compared to revenue: increases in quarterly revenue year-over-year outpacing changes in quarterly accounts receivable, and a decrease in quarterly accounts receivable as a percent of quarterly current assets year-over-year.

These trends are viewed positively because when accounts receivable becomes a larger percentage of the revenues reported by a company, it indicates lower quality revenues since there is no guarantee that accounts receivable will be paid back in full.

‪Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.‬

We also created a price-weighted index of the stocks mentioned below, and monitored the performance of the list relative to the S&P 500 index over the last month. To access a complete analysis of this list's recent performance, click here.

Do you think these stocks have strong quality revenues? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

List sorted alphabetically.

1. Alcoa, Inc. (AA): Engages in the production and management of aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina. Revenue grew by 21.41% during the most recent quarter ($6,419M vs. $5,287M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 0.31% during the same time period ($2,301M vs. $2,294M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 35.19% to 30.% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-09-30 to 3 months ending 2010-09-30).

2. Boeing Co. (BA): Engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and support of commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. Revenue grew by 18.16% during the most recent quarter ($19,555M vs. $16,550M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 9.85% during the same time period ($6,269M vs. $5,707M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 14.07% to 12.59% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-12-31 to 3 months ending 2010-12-31).

3. Caterpillar Inc. (CAT): Manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. Revenue grew by 34.64% during the most recent quarter ($17,243M vs. $12,807M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 6.91% during the same time period ($17,953M vs. $16,792M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 52.79% to 47.09% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-12-31 to 3 months ending 2010-12-31).

4. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ): Provides communication services. Revenue grew by 7.73% during the most recent quarter ($28,436M vs. $26,395M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by -0.04% during the same time period ($11,776M vs. $11,781M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 52.72% to 38.06% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-12-31 to 3 months ending 2010-12-31).

*Accounting data sourced from Google Finance, all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: 4 DJIA Stocks With Strong Receivable Trends