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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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Net profit margin
profit taking
Zero profit
Operating profit margin
Profit margin
Trading profit
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Profitability index
Non profit endowment
Windfall profit
Risk adjusted profitability
Directly Unproductive Profit-Seeking Activities
profits warning
unitised with profits
Gross profit
Pretax earnings or profits
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