The Relationship between Working Capital Management, Financial Constraints and Performance of Listed Companies in Tehran Stock Exchange

  •  Ali Kowsari    
  •  Mohammad Reza Shorvarzi    


The main objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between working capital management, financial constraints and performance of listed companies in Tehran Stock Exchange. To verify this financial information from 148companies listed on the Tehran Stock Exchange during the period 2009- 2013 were studied. Information required extracted from Rah Avard Novin 3 software, and thensummarized, classified, and calculated by Microsoft Excel, and finally through Eviews 8 and Stata 12 software were analyzed. According to the statistical procedures conducted in 95/0 reliability, the assumptions are tested. methods of the study are inductive reasoning and in terms of time are cross-sectional and in terms of relationship between variables is correlation. the results showed that ROA has a negative impact on working capital management. While financial constraints affect the relationship between working capital management and return on assets. better management of working capital can improve companies’ performance. On the other hand, effect of working capital on companies’ performance would be increased when facing financial constraint.

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