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Equipment Leasing Companies

SIC 7359 | NAICS 532400

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Equipment Leasing (by market segment):
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Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:

  • Key statistics
  • Market size and characteristics
  • Current performance
  • Competitive landscape
  • Major companies
  • Key risk and success factors
  • Five-year growth forecast

Information resources available from this organization include:

Monthly Leasing and Finance Index
Monthly index report provides current and historical trend data for commercial leasing and finance activities, with measures covered in the report including new business volume, aging of accounts receivables over 30 days, average charge-offs as a percentage of net receivables, credit approvals as a percentage of all credit decisions submitted, and total employment. Current and prior issues of the report can be viewed free online.

Survey of Equipment Finance Activity
Comprehensive annual survey provides a statistical analysis of equipment finance activities by organization type, market segment, organization size, and origination business model, with content sections including new business volume, yield and funding, financial statement information, portfolio performance, and business processes. Videos and infographic highlighting key findings from the survey can be viewed free online.

First Research

Commercial and Industrial Equipment Rental and Leasing
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:
  • Industry overview
  • Recent developments
  • Critical issues and challenges
  • Business trends and opportunities
  • Executive insights
  • Financial benchmarking data
  • Five-year growth forecast

Information resources available from this organization include:

Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook
Quarterly outlook report analyzes economic trends affecting capital spending and provides capital investment forecasts for 12 vertical markets, with markets covered including agriculture, aircraft, construction, computers, materials handling, medical, mining and oilfield, railroad, ships and boats, software, and trucks. Summary of the most recent report is available online, with current and prior reports available for download at no cost.

State of the Equipment Finance Industry
Comprehensive annual study provides in-depth analysis of the equipment leasing and finance industry, with topics covered in the study including a review of trends over the past year, industry growth drivers, key performance indicators, financial review and analysis, long-term equipment investment trends, and future industry scenarios. Executive summary and table of contents from the study can be viewed free online.

Industry Future Council Report
Based on input from participating company executives representing various sectors of the leasing and finance business, this annual report examines issues, trends, challenges, and opportunities affecting the industry and assesses their likely impact on the future growth and operations of the industry on both a near-term and longer-term basis. Current and prior editions of the report are available at no cost to foundation members.

Financial Benchmarking Data

Industry Financial Ratios
Equipment Rental and Leasing / Finance Leasing  Search for "5324" and "522298"
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
  • Income and expense detail in dollars and percentages
  • Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
  • Cash flow analysis
  • Liquidity and working capital ratios
  • Profitability and return on investment ratios
  • Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
  • Capital structure and debt service ratios

Survey of Equipment Finance Activity
Comprehensive annual survey provides financial and operating performance measures for equipment leasing and finance companies, with data provided including comparative income statement and balance sheet data and key financial ratios categorized by organization type, market segment, organization size, and origination business model. Videos and infographic highlighting key findings from the survey can be viewed free online.

Compensation Surveys

Equipment Leasing & Finance Compensation Survey
Annual compensation survey provides information on base salaries, cash bonus and commission incentives, long-term compensation awards, and total compensation for over ninety job positions, with survey results broken out by type of organization (e.g., bank, captive, and independent leasing and finance companies) and functional area (e.g., direct origination, vendor origination, credit, collections, underwriting, and operations).

Business Valuation Resources

Small Business Valuation Multiples

Equipment Rental and Leasing

Comprehensive reference guide provides market-based business valuation multiples for small businesses in more than 200 industries. Valuation multiples are derived from actual business sales transactions as reported by BIZCOMPSĀ®, with the primary focus on small companies priced at less than $1 million.