gross profit margin


gross profit margin
noun
(finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
Syn: ↑gross profit, ↑margin
Topics: ↑corporate finance
Hypernyms:
net income, ↑net, ↑net profit, ↑lucre, ↑profit, ↑profits, ↑earnings

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gross profit margin noun
The gross profit expressed as a percentage of sales
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Main Entry:gross

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