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Gross profit margin

Gross profit divided by sales, which is equal to each sales dollar left over after paying for the cost of goods sold.



Gross profit margin

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Gross profit

Gross profit

The difference between (i) turnover and (ii) the cost of making a product or providing a service, before taking into account overheads, salaries and wages, and interest payments.The logical step after calculating gross profit is to go on to calculate the gross profit margin, which is the gross profit as a percentage of turnover.Example: a company has turnover of 10m and the cost of providing its service is 5mits gross profit is 5mits gross profit margin is 5m / 10m x 100 = 50%


Net profit before tax (pre tax profit)

Net profit before tax (pre tax profit)

The net profits of a company before they are reduced by Corporation Tax.


Windfall profit

Windfall profit

A sudden unexpected profit uncontrolled by the profiting party.


Profit sharing scheme

Profit sharing scheme

A scheme where part of a company's profits are paid to employees as a reward for loyalty and contribution to the company's success. The reward may be given via cash, shares or a combination of both.


Zero profit

Zero profit

A situation in which profit in an industry is zero, usually as a result of free entry and exit. It may, if firms are not identical, refer only to the marginal firm. And it always means zero excess profit, not that all returns to capital invested in the industry are zero.


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