Symptoms of Decline

Elements of Symptoms of Decline:

Decline in: Profitability, dividends, sales, debt, liquidity, market share,

Raise of: Manager turnover

Lack or delay of: Strategic thinking, Publishing financial results, Problem solving


Ten major symptoms that indicate symptoms of decline


Objectivity from outsider / analyst


To determine decline or risk of decline

Source of Symptoms of Decline:

Slatter and Lovett (1999)