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Essex Property Trust Operating Margin %

: 32.16% (As of Jun. 2022)
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Operating Margin % is calculated as Operating Income divided by its Revenue. Essex Property Trust's Operating Income for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $129 Mil. Essex Property Trust's Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $400 Mil. Therefore, Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 32.16%.

Warning Sign:

Essex Property Trust Inc operating margin has been in a 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -3.7%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % or its related term are showing as below:

ESS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.46   Med: 31.71   Max: 33.66
Current: 28.69


ESS's Operating Margin % is ranked worse than
73.56% of 696 companies
in the REITs industry
Industry Median: 50.61 vs ESS: 28.69

Essex Property Trust's 5-Year Average Operating Margin % Growth Rate was -3.70% per year.

Essex Property Trust's Operating Income for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $129 Mil. Its Operating Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $435 Mil.


Essex Property Trust Operating Margin % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % 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.

* Premium members only.

Essex Property Trust Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Operating Margin %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 32.85 32.16 33.66 28.74 26.88

Essex Property Trust Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Operating Margin % 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 26.62 26.23 27.26 28.77 32.16

Competitive Comparison

For the REIT - Residential subindustry, Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin %, along with its competitors' market caps and Operating Margin % 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.

   

Essex Property Trust Operating Margin % Distribution

For the REITs industry and Real Estate sector, Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % falls into.



Essex Property Trust Operating Margin % Calculation

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (A: Dec. 2021 ) / Revenue (A: Dec. 2021 )
=387.205 / 1440.556
=26.88 %

Essex Property Trust's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=128.638 / 399.978
=32.16 %

* 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.


Essex Property Trust  (NYSE:ESS) Operating Margin % Explanation

Just like Gross Margin %, it is important to see a company maintains its operating margin over time. Among the same industry, a company with higher operating margin is more efficient in its operation. It is also more stable during industry slowdown or recessions. Peter Lynch prefers those with higher margins than those with lower margins.


Be Aware

Operating Margin % can be manipulated by adjusting the rate of depreciation, depletion and amortization (DDA).

If a company is facing competition, its Operating Margin % may decline. Often the Operating Margin % declines well before the company's Revenue or even profit decline. Therefore, Operating Margin % is a very important indicator of whether the company is facing problems.

For instance, by 2012, Nokia (NOK)'s problems were well known and its stock had lost more than 90% of its market value since 2007. But Nokia’s Operating Margin % had already been in decline since 2002, although its Earnings per Share (Diluted) were still rising. Investors who paid attention to Operating Margin % would have avoided this huge loss. The same can be said for Research-in-Motion (RIMM).

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Essex Property Trust Business Description

Essex Property Trust logo
Address
1100 Park Place, Suite 200, San Mateo, CA, USA, 94403
Essex Property Trust owns a portfolio of 253 apartment communities with over 62,000 units and is developing three additional properties with 571 units. The company focuses on owning large, high-quality properties on the West Coast in the urban and suburban submarkets of Southern California, Northern California, and Seattle.
Executives
Pak Barbara officer: Executive Vice President & CFO C/O ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST, INC. 1100 PARK PLACE, SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403
Hawthorne Maria R director 701 WESTERN AVENUE GLENDALE CA 91201
Berry Adam W officer: Co-Chief Investment Officer C/O ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST, INC. 1100 PARK PLACE, SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403
Kasaris Mary director C/O ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST, INC. 1100 PARK PLACE, SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403
Johnson Amal M director C/O MELLANOX TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 350 OAKMEAD PARKWAY, SUITE 100 SUNNYVALE CA 94085
Farias John officer: Group Vice President and CAO C/O ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST, INC 1100 PARK PLACE, SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403
Kleiman Angela L. officer: Executive Vice President & CFO 1100 PARK PLACE SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403
Robinson Thomas E director 309 GARRISON FOREST ROAD OWNINGS MILLS MD 21117
Lyons Irving F Iii director C/O ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST, INC. 925 E. MEADOW DRIVE PALO ALTO CA 94303
Sullivan Thomas P. director 525 MARKET STREET, 4TH FLOOR SAN FRANCISCO CA 94133
Scordelis Byron A director
Zinngrabe Claude J. Jr. director 925 EAST MEADOW DRIVE PALO ALTO CA 94303
Sears Janice L. director 1100 PARK PLACE SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403
Alexander Erik J. officer: Senior Vice President 925 EAST MEADOW DRIVE PALO ALTO CA 94303
Burkart John F. officer: Executive Vice President C/O ESSEX PROPERTY TRUST INC. 1100 PARK PLACE, SUITE 200 SAN MATEO CA 94403

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