AvalonBay Communities Gross Profit Margin Quarterly:66.07% for Dec. 31, 2012
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AvalonBay Communities Historical Gross Profit Margin Quarterly DataPro Data Export
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|March 31, 2013||66.07%|
|Dec. 31, 2012||61.48%|
|Sept. 30, 2012||64.49%|
|June 30, 2012||63.62%|
|March 31, 2012||64.18%|
|Dec. 31, 2011||63.56%|
|Sept. 30, 2011||62.25%|
|June 30, 2011||62.98%|
|March 31, 2011||61.53%|
|Dec. 31, 2010||60.07%|
|Sept. 30, 2010||60.19%|
|June 30, 2010||33.65%|
About Gross Profit Margin
A gross profit margin is the difference between sales and the cost of goods sold divided by revenue. This represents the percentage of each dollar of a company's revenue available after accounting for cost of goods sold.
If a company produces phones and earns $32 million in sales but pays $24 million for the items sold, then the company's gross profit margin would be ($32M - $24M) / $32M = 25 percent.
Cutting costs result in higher gross profit margins. If a company sells phones for 500 dollars and the cost of the producing the phone is $250, the current gross profit margin is 50 percent ((500-250)/500). If the company is able to reduce production costs from $250 to $200, the gross profit margin is 60 percent ((500-200)/500).
Note : Profit margins are very dependent on sector. Companies that sell bland potato chips may not have very high margins, but will sell a sizable quantity of potato chips. A company that sells consulting services will likely have higher profit margins, but sell lower quantities.
AVB Gross Profit Margin Quarterly Benchmarks
|Simon Property Group||79.48%|
AVB Gross Profit Margin Quarterly Rankings
730 of 8002
75 of 256 in Real Estate
5 of 32 in REIT - Residential
AVB Gross Profit Margin Quarterly Range, Past 5 Years
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