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Asset Turnover Has Fallen Across the Globe

Asset turnover as fallen across the globe | #ChartOfTheDay


  • We have combined the financial statements of globally-listed non-financial companies into one for the past 23 years
  • The average number of companies included in this study was 12,586 per year and as of 2017, it was 17,159
  • The asset turnover ratio has averaged 78% and has fallen from a high of 92% to a low of 64% in 2016
  • The data in the first decade is not fully comparable as there were considerably fewer companies in the universe at that time


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