عنوان مقاله [English]
ABSTRACT: It is desired by all organizations to grow and sustain the factors of growth opportunities. This study is carried out to measure significant factors towards firm growth opportunities by using the data of listed companies in Tehran Stock Exchange during the period of 2015-2018. The systematic elimination method was used to determine the sample size. Finally, 82 companies were surveyed. Before analyzing the data, variables reliability tests, Chau and Hausman tests were performed to determine the appropriate model for estimating parameters and the effect of independent variables on the dependent variable.
Then, the combined effects of the model and the fixed effects of the research hypotheses were tested. As the results of the study show, there is a significant relationship between cash flow, profitability, market share, industry sales and financial leverage with firm growth opportunities. Also, there is no significant relationship between age and size of the company and opportunities for growth.