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Take-Two Interactive Software (NAS:TTWO) Selling, General, & Admin. Expense

: $2,381 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2023)
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Selling, general, & admin. expense (SGA) includes the direct and indirect costs and all general and administrative expenses of a company. Take-Two Interactive Software's selling, general, & admin. expense for the three months ended in Sep. 2023 was $514 Mil. Its selling, general, & admin. expense for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2023 was $2,381 Mil.


Take-Two Interactive Software Selling, General, & Admin. Expense Historical Data

The historical data trend for Take-Two Interactive Software's Selling, General, & Admin. Expense can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Take-Two Interactive Software Annual Data
Trend Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 Mar17 Mar18 Mar19 Mar20 Mar21 Mar22 Mar23
Selling, General, & Admin. Expense
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 672.63 776.66 835.40 1,028.10 2,435.70

Take-Two Interactive Software Quarterly Data
Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23 Jun23 Sep23
Selling, General, & Admin. Expense Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 659.00 615.60 652.00 599.10 514.10

Competitive Comparison

For the Electronic Gaming & Multimedia subindustry, Take-Two Interactive Software's Selling, General, & Admin. Expense, along with its competitors' market caps and Selling, General, & Admin. Expense data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


Take-Two Interactive Software Selling, General, & Admin. Expense Distribution

For the Interactive Media industry and Communication Services sector, Take-Two Interactive Software's Selling, General, & Admin. Expense distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Take-Two Interactive Software's Selling, General, & Admin. Expense falls into.



Take-Two Interactive Software Selling, General, & Admin. Expense Calculation

Selling, General, & Admin. Expense (SGA) includes the direct and indirect costs and all general and administrative expenses of a company. For instance, personnel cost, advertising, rent, communication costs are all part of SGA.

Selling, General, & Admin. Expense for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2023 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $2,381 Mil.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Take-Two Interactive Software  (NAS:TTWO) Selling, General, & Admin. Expense Explanation

An efficient operation keeps SGA costs low and thus has higher profit margin. The percentage of SGA relative to total revenue is an indication of how efficiently the company operates. Compare this percentage among the companies in the same industry is a good way of finding more efficient operations. A comparison of the SGA cost relative to the revenue with the historical value can also be an indication of how efficient the company has become.

Warren Buffett likes companies with consistent SGA as the percentage of gross profit.

Companies with no durable competitive advantage show wild variation in SG&A as % of Gross Profit.

If SGA is less than 30% of Gross Profit, it is fantastic. If SGA is nearing 100%, it is is in highly competitive industry.


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Take-Two Interactive Software (NAS:TTWO) Business Description

Address
110 West 44th Street, New York, NY, USA, 10036
Found in 1993, Take-Two consists of three wholly owned labels, Rockstar Games, 2K, and Zynga. The firm is one of the world's largest independent video game publishers on consoles, PCs, smartphones, and tablets. Take-Two's franchise portfolio is headlined by "Grand Theft Auto" (345 million units sold) and contains other well-known titles such as "NBA 2K," "Civilization," "Borderlands," "Bioshock," and "Xcom." Zynga mobile titles include "Farmville," "Empires & Puzzles," and "CSR Racing.".
Executives
William B Gordon director
Ellen F Siminoff director 555 ELLIS STREET, MOUNTAIN VIEW CA 94043
Roland A Hernandez director 300 NORTH SAN RAFAEL AVE, PASADENA CA 91105
Paul E Viera director C/O TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC., 110 WEST 44TH STREET, NEW YORK NY 10036
Laverne Evans Srinivasan director C/O TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC., 622 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY 10012
Daniel P Emerson officer: General Counsel 622 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY 10012
Susan Tolson director C/O TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC., 622 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY 10019
Benjamim Feder officer: Chief Executive Officer C/O ZELNICKMEDIA CORPORATION, 650 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK NY 10019
Karl Slatoff officer: Executive Vice President C/O ZELNICKMEDIA CORPORATION, 19 WEST 44TH STREET, 18TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY 10036
Brett Icahn director C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P., 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH, SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
James Larry Nelson director 2747 PARADISE ROAD, PH2804, LAS VEGAS NV 89109
Sunghwan Cho director C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P., 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH, SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Strauss Zelnick director, officer: Executive Chairman C/O ZELNICKMEDIA, 650 FIFTH AVE 31ST FLOOR, NEW YORK NY 10019
Lainie Goldstein officer: Chief Financial Officer C/O TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC., 622 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY 10012
Seth D Krauss officer: Exec VP and General Counsel C/O TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC., 222 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY 10012