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Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight  (ARCA:RSP) Operating Margin %: 0.00% (As of . 20)

Operating Margin % is calculated as Operating Income divided by its Revenue. Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's Operating Income for the six months ended in . 20 was $0.00 Mil. Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's Revenue for the six months ended in . 20 was $0.00 Mil. Therefore, Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in . 20 was 0.00%.



Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's 5-Year Average operating margin Growth Rate was 0.00% per year.

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's Operating Income for the six months ended in . 20 was $0.00 Mil.


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Annual Data

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Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Semi-Annual Data

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Competitive Comparison
* 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.


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.

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's Operating Margin for the fiscal year that ended in . 20 is calculated as

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (A: . 20 ) / Revenue (A: . 20 )
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Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight's Operating Margin for the quarter that ended in . 20 is calculated as

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: . 20 ) / Revenue (Q: . 20 )
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* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


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

Compared with a company's EBITDA margin, 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 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).

Therefore, Operating Margin is a very important screening filter for GuruFocus. GuruFocus's Buffett-Munger screener requires that the profit margin is either consistent or expanding. The Model Portfolio of the Buffett-Munger screener has outperformed the market every year since inception in 2009.


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