Define: Operating Margin

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Definition: Operating Margin

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Operating profit as a percentage of sales.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Operating Margin. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. July 21, 2019
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Operating Margin. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: July 21, 2019).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Operating Margin are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.