Profit

Business / Accounting / Profit: The positive difference between total revenue from a business or investment, minus total expense. See Gross profit , Net profit , and Profit and Loss Account .

Other Words for Profit

Profit Noun Synonyms: advantage, avail, good, benefit, welfare, gain, value, interest,efulness, literary behoof
Profit Verb Synonyms: advance, further, be of profit to, benefit, promote, aid, help, be advantageous or of advantage, serve, avail, improve
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Profit Forecast

Business / Finance / Profit Forecast: A prediction of future profits of a company, which may affect investment decisions. MORE

Secret Profit

Business / Real Estate / Secret Profit: Refers to a broker making an undisclosed profit at the sellers expense, for example, when the broker has an undisclosed relative buy the listed property and then resell it to a buyer whose earlier off MORE

Profit Taking

Business / Finance / Profit Taking: Action by short-term securities traders to cash in on gains created by a sharp market rise, which pushes prices down temporarily but implies an upward market trend. See: Ring the [cash] register. MORE

Not-For-Profit

Business / Finance / Not-For-Profit: An organization established for charitable, humanitarian, or educational purposes that is exempt from some taxes and in which no one in profits or losses. MORE

Nonprofit

Business / Taxes / Nonprofit: Charitable, cultural, and educational organizations that exist for reasons other than providing a profit for its owners, directors, or members are nonprofit organizations. However, these organizations MORE

Net Profit

Business / Accounting / Net Profit: The value of sales less expenses assuming that the sales are greater (ie. if the profit and loss account shows a credit balance). MORE

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