What does operating leverage mean?

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op·er·at·ing lever·age

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  1. Operating leverage

    Operating leverage is a measure of how revenue growth translates into growth in operating income. It is a measure of leverage, and of how risky, or volatile, a company's operating income is.

How to pronounce operating leverage?

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How to say operating leverage in sign language?

  1. operatingleverage


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of operating leverage in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of operating leverage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of operating leverage in a Sentence

  1. Noah Breslow:

    On our last earnings call, we set our 5 strategic priorities for this year. Grow responsibly, strengthened credit management, invest in high-growth areas, enhance our product offerings, and drive operating leverage, our first quarter results demonstrate progress in each of these areas.

  2. Joffrey Ouafqa:

    Corporate results are encouraging, companies have done a great job in terms of restructuring, and now they have a strong operating leverage. A small rise in revenue is enough to send profits soaring.

  3. Chief Executive Brian Moynihan:

    Our results this quarter reflect our ongoing efforts to improve operating leverage while continuing to invest in our business. We increased net interest income( and) managed expenses tightly.

Images & Illustrations of operating leverage

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