TurnoverThe volume of shares traded in a specific period (e.g. a day) either for the market as a whole or for a specific company.A company's total sales figure for a year.
TurnoverFor mutual funds, a measure of trading activity during the previous year, expressed as a percentage of the average total assets of the fund. A turnover rate of 25% means that the value of trades represented one-fourth of the assets of the fund. For finance, the number of times a given asset, such as inventory, is ../../finance-glossary/d during the accounting period, usually a year. For corporate finance, the ratio of annual sales to net worth, representing the extent to which a company can grow without outside capital. For markets, the volume of shares traded as a percent of total shares listed during a specified period, usually a day or a year. For Great Britain, total revenue. Percentage of the total number of shares outstanding of an issue that trades during any given period.
Turnover rateTurnover rate
Measures trading activity during a particular period. Portfolios with high turnover rates incur higher transaction costs and are more likely to distribute capital gains, which are taxable to nonretirement accounts.
Total asset turnoverTotal asset turnover
The ratio of net sales to total assets.
Receivables turnover ratioReceivables turnover ratio
Total operating revenues divided by average receivables. Used to measure how effectively a firm is managing its accounts receivable.
Individual Turnover ReportIndividual Turnover Report
The London Stock Exchange's report provides historic turnover data for individual equity and fixed interest securities, in a report format, on a daily, monthly or yearly basis.
Fixed asset turnover ratioFixed asset turnover ratio
The ratio of sales to fixed assets.
Further SuggestionsCapital turnover
Portfolio turnover rate