Australia’s household debt as a percentage of GDP is the highest in the Asia Pacific, while consumer confidence is down to a level last seen in mid-2015. Photo: Stockphoto

Asleep at the wheel as perception gap widens

Crewless ships and driverless trains may seem a world away from the economic data produced by government statisticians and bank economists, but there are only a few degrees of separation between them, and the connection starts with the downbeat mood of consumers and retailers.


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Total Shareholder Return as at 30/09/16

1 year TSR5 year TSR
178thCIMIC Group70%16%
399thANZ Banking Group9%14%
722 WA (and selected non WA) listed companies ranked by 1 year TSR relative to other companies with similar revenue
Source: Morningstar


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77 listed non wa companies ranked by revenue.
Source: Morningstar

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