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Profit taking

The selling of shares when the price has risen, in order to crystallise trading profits.

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.



Profit taking

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A division of an organization held responsible for producing its own profits.


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A company's profit after deducting its operating costs from gross profit.


Net profit margin

Net profit margin

Net income divided by sales; the amount of each sales dollar left over after all expenses have been paid.


Profit

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Revenue minus cost. The amount one makes on a transaction.


Excess profits tax

Excess profits tax

Additional federal taxes placed on the earnings of a business, used only in time of national emergency such as war.


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