SMEs Behavioral Models of Risk-Adjusted Performance (A cross-sectoral empirical inquiry from Albanian market).
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Discipline/sAdministración y Dirección de Empresas
INTRODUCTION: This research study assesses into a business intelligence prospect the performance of SMEs operating in Albanian market and pertaining to trade, service, production and construction sectors. OBJECTIVE: MATERIALS AND METHODS: In this light the research put confidence on SMEs organizational behavioral features interacting with financial ratios regarding their performance prediction (estimated through: return on assets, return on equity and gross operative margin) in a cross-sectoral context. On this purpose there are analyzed five qualitative variables and forty one quantitative data (concerning: liquidity/16, operational efficiency/12, risk/6 and growth areas /7). These analyses were conducted through a radial basis function at 95% confidence level referring to a sample of 33 SMEs in each sector. RESULTS: The prediction of SMEs performance in a cross-sectoral context revealed as main determinant factors: the long-term debts to equity ratio, interest coverage ratio (leve...