Operating Margin AnalysisOperating Margin shows how much operating income a company makes on each dollar of sales. It is one of the profitability indicators which helps analysts to understand whether the firm is successful or not making money from everyday operations.
Operating Margin Over Time Pattern
About Operating MarginA good Operating Margin is required for a company to be able to pay for its fixed costs or pay out its debt which implies that the higher the margin, the better. This ratio is most effective in evaluating the earning potential of a company over time when comparing it against firm's competitors.
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International Business Operating Margin Assessment
Based on recorded statements International Business Machines Corporation has Operating Margin of 21.09%. This is 175.97% lower than that of the Technology sector, and 6903.23% lower than that of Information Technology Services industry, The Operating Margin for all stocks is 293.31% lower than the firm.