USA: Stock market turnover ratio

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

USA: Stock market turnover ratio

: For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1984 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 130.01 percent with a minimum of 51.44 percent in 1991 and a maximum of 407.63 percent in 2008. The latest value from 2018 is 108.51 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 54 countries is 41.16 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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The stock market turnover ratio in the USA equals "the value of all stock market trades / the market value of all listed companies." It reflects how active the stock market of the USA is. A country may have many listed companies but few active trades. Conversely, there may be few listed companies but many trades.

Definition: Turnover ratio is the value of domestic shares traded divided by their market capitalization. The value is annualized by multiplying the monthly average by 12.
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