* (Multiply) (Transact-SQL)
Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview
Multiplies two expressions (an arithmetic multiplication operator).
Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version), Azure SQL Database, Azure SQL Data Warehouse Public Preview.
Is any valid expression of any one of the data types of the numeric data type category, except the datetime and smalldatetime data types.
Returns the data type of the argument with the higher precedence. For more information, see Data Type Precedence (Transact-SQL).
The following example retrieves the product identification number, name, the list price and the new list price of all the mountain bicycles in the Product table. The new list price is calculated by using the * arithmetic operator to multiply ListPrice by 1.15.
USE AdventureWorks2012; GO SELECT ProductID, Name, ListPrice, ListPrice * 1.15 AS NewPrice FROM Production.Product WHERE Name LIKE 'Mountain-%' ORDER BY ProductID ASC; GO