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  • 1 Profit — (von lat. profectus „Fortgang, Zunahme, Vorteil“ / Aussprache: [pʀoˈfit]) bezeichnet den Gewinn, d.h. den Überschuss, welcher nach Abzug der Kosten der eingesetzten Mittel von einem Unternehmen, bzw. Unternehmer erzielt wird. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 …

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  • 2 Profit — generally is the making of gain in business activity for the benefit of the owners of the business. The word comes from Latin meaning to make progress, is defined in two different ways, one for economics and one for accounting.Profit may refer to …

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  • 3 Profit — Pro fit, n. [F., fr. L. profectus advance, progress, profit, fr. profectum. See {Proficient}.] 1. Acquisition beyond expenditure; excess of value received for producing, keeping, or selling, over cost; hence, pecuniary gain in any transaction or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Profit — Prof it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Profited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Profiting}.] [F. profiter. See {Profit}, n.] To be of service to; to be good to; to help on; to benefit; to advantage; to avail; to aid; as, truth profits all men. [1913 Webster] The word… …

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  • 5 Profit — Prof it, v. i. 1. To gain advantage; to make improvement; to improve; to gain; to advance. [1913 Webster] I profit not by thy talk. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To be of use or advantage; to do or bring good. [1913 Webster] Riches profit not in the… …

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  • 6 PROFIT — s. m. Gain, bénéfice, émolument, avantage, utilité. Grand profit. Profit médiocre. Profit légitime. Profit clair et net. Tirer du profit d une affaire. Ils ont partagé le profit ensemble. C est un homme qui ne songe qu à son profit. Il a fait un… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 7 PROFIT — n. m. Gain, bénéfice, émolument, avantage, utilité. Profit médiocre. Profit légitime. Profit clair et net. Tirer du profit d’une affaire. Ils ont partagé le profit ensemble. C’est un homme qui ne songe qu’à son profit. Il a fait de grands profits …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 8 profit — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin profectus advance, profit, from proficere Date: 14th century 1. a valuable return ; gain 2. the excess of returns over expenditure in a transaction or… …

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  • 9 profit — Turn Turn, v. i. 1. To move round; to have a circular motion; to revolve entirely, repeatedly, or partially; to change position, so as to face differently; to whirl or wheel round; as, a wheel turns on its axis; a spindle turns on a pivot; a man… …

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  • 10 ProFIT-MAP Methodology — ProFIT MAP is a business methodology for improving organizational performance and managing execution. Its objective is to help organizations achieve their cost and operational targets. It does this by identifying the relevant parameters that… …

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  • 11 Profit margin — Profit margin, net margin, net profit margin or net profit ratio all refer to a measure of profitability. It is calculated by finding the net profit as a percentage of the revenue.[1] Net profit Margin = (Net Income / Revenue) x100 The profit… …

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  • 12 Profit tax — in Hong Kong is Direct tax and also classified into Income tax.According to Cap.112 Hong Kong Ordinance, Inland Reveue Ordinance (in short, IRO) IRO Section 14, unless otherwise provides, profit tax shall be charged at the standard rate on any… …

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  • 13 Profit Point, Inc. — Profit Point is a supply chain optimization company based in Massachusetts, U.S.A. It was founded in 1995 by Alan Kosansky and Jim Piermarini, two supply chain and optimization experts who met while working at Rohm and Haas Company, a Fortune 200 …

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  • 14 Profit center — Profit Centers are parts of a Corporation that directly add to its Profit.Managers are held accountable for both revenues, and costs (expenses), and therefore, profits.Usually the different profit centers are separated for Accounting purposes so… …

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  • 15 Profit sharing — Profit sharing, when used as a special term, refers to various incentive plans introduced by businesses that provide direct or indirect payments to employees that depend on company s profitability in addition to employees regular salary and… …

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  • 16 Profit and Loss — may refer to:* Profit Loss , monthly business magazine founded in July 1999 especializing in Foreign exchange market and derivative markets * Profit and Loss ( DS9 episode), the eighteenth episode of the second season of the television series… …

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  • 17 Profit & Loss — Profit Loss: In the Currency Derivative Markets is a monthly business magazine founded in July 1999 especializing in Foreign exchange market and derivative markets. Magazine Each month, Profit Loss looks at the changes taking place in the… …

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  • 18 Profit warning — is a warning declaration issued by a listed company to investors through a stock exchange. It warns that the profit of the company will slump compared with that of last season and investors should be aware of the possible loss when buying or… …

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  • 19 Profit (economics) — In economics, the term profit has two related but distinct meanings. Normal profit represents the total opportunity costs (both explicit and implicit) of a venture to an entrepreneur or investor, whilst economic profit (also abnormal, pure,… …

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  • 20 Profit (accounting) — Accountancy Key concepts Accountant · Accounting period · Bookkeeping · Cash and accrual basis · Cash flow management · Chart of accounts  …

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