Forbes Asia's Best Under A Billion

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What It Is: This annual list highlights the 200 high-performing Asia-Pacific companies with revenue under $1 billion.

Why It Matters To You: In addition to highlighting companies with less than $1 billion in revenue, the list also highlights companies that demonstrate consistent top- and bottom-line growth. Easily sortable by industry and country.

Considerations: This list considers stock traded Asia-Pacific companies with annual revenue between $5 million and $1 billion with additional criteria for profitability, growth, and modest indebtedness. The resulting 200 produced the highest sales and earnings per share growth for both the most recent fiscal one- and three-year periods, and the strongest five-year average return on equity. Excluded companies include those that are thinly traded, those trading less than a year, and those with worrisome accounting, management, ownership or legal troubles. It Previous lists are not easily accessible.

Created By: Forbes

Key Sample Findings

  • 2017 Analysis: This year's winners focused on generating revenue both inside and outside of the region and saw a continuing shift towards the consumer service industry.


  • List: This annual list highlights 200 champions in the small- to medium-size sector in the Asia-Pacific region. 

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