Bank pre-tax ROE reached 3.37 % in 2018 in USA, according to the National Central Bank. This is 14.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in USA reached an all time high of 21.5 % in 1999 and an all time low of -23.6 % in 1984. When compared to USA's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in Canada amounted to 22.1 %, 11.7 % in China and 20.9 % in Mexico in 2018.
USA has been ranked 113th within the group of 116 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 34 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.