C Elements of Style
This example brings up another question: Do you put operators at the end of the line, as in the previous example, or at the beginning of the next line?
Actually, either method is acceptable as long as it is used consistently. That means that I don't get to dodge the issue if there is any reasonable basis for choosing one method over the other.
There is a basis: majority rule. Most programmers prefer to put the operators at the end of the line. So let's go with the majority preference and make it the rule:
When writing multi-line statements, put the arithmetic and logical operators at the end of each line.