Indicator Description [Selling, General and Administrative Expense]: A component of [OPEX] representing the aggregate total costs related to selling a firm's product and services, as well as all other general and administrative expenses. Direct selling expenses (for example, credit, warranty, and advertising) are expenses that can be directly linked to the sale of specific products. Indirect selling expenses are expenses that cannot be directly linked to the sale of specific products, for example telephone expenses, Internet, and postal charges. General and administrative expenses include salaries of non-sales personnel, rent, utilities, communication, etc.
Company Self Description [Activision Blizzard, Inc.]: Activision Blizzard is a worldwide publisher of online , personal computer, video game console, handheld, mobile and tablet games. Through Activiion Publishing, we are a leading international developer and publisher of interactive software products and content, with a focus on developing and publishing video games on various consoles, handheld platforms and the PC platform, primarily based on internally developed properties as well as licensed properties. Activision currently offers games that operate on the Microsoft XBox One and XBox 360, Nintendo Wii U and Wii, and Sony Computer Entertainment Playstation 4 and Playstation 3 console systems; and other handheld and mobile devices.
Dimension: (Most Recent - Annual) - MRY
Statement: Income Statement
Index Membership: S&P500, NASDAQ100, RUSSELL1000