7 percent, the lowest-ever when compared to adjusted operating ratios
in previous quarters.
Median Operating Ratios
: Though suburban properties reported higher total actual collections than downtown properties in 2006, the overall operating experience of both downtown and suburban office markets were similar as reflected by their median operating ratio
(total operating costs divided by total actual collections).
Trade associations can provide operating ratios
, industry studies and trends.
Volume one, based on the original publication, provides the key operating ratios
that association financial professionals have been relying on for decades; while volume two offers a wide range of new financial data that have never been collected by ASAE.
SPI has released 2002 data on financial and operating ratios
and statistical benchmarking data in its 41st Financial & Operating Ratios
Survey of plastics-processing companies.
ABF's operating ratio
was one of its best first-quarter operating ratios
in the last 25 years.
Over the last 10 years, the cost of risk has been linked to overall operating ratios
for commercial insurers.
Benchmarking cost structures is vital to understanding combined operating ratios
(COR) and their effects on profitability and business performance.
The Industry Resources section has reports on compensation and salary surveys, financial and operating ratios
and sector outlooks covering more than 250 industries.
SPI has released 2001 data on financial and operating ratios
and statistical benchmarking data in its 40th Financial & Operating Ratios
survey of plastic processing companies.
But even though downtown properties reported higher total actual collections and expenses than properties in the suburbs, the overall operating experience of both types of office buildings was nearly identical, as reflected in their operating ratios
(net operating costs divided by total actual collections).
Executives of small and mid-sized software companies -- Do you want to know the financial and operating ratios
of your profitable peers?