net profit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n net profit the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
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Usage

In literature:

In case B the net profit per farm increases until 480 acres are reached.
"The Young Farmer: Some Things He Should Know" by Thomas Forsyth Hunt
This leaves the net profit which is available for dividends.
"Frenzied Finance" by Thomas W. Lawson
Profits would seem to be adequate, although costs of nets and boats were not figured in.
"The Bounty of the Chesapeake" by James Wharton
It has an annual capacity of about 100,000 tons, or $700,000 net profit, equal to 14% on the market value.
"Principles of Mining" by Herbert C. Hoover
It sold eleven hundred copies, but with no greater net monetary profit to the author than the first one.
"When Winter Comes to Main Street" by Grant Martin Overton
The net profit from one tree is estimated at one shilling per annum.
"Two Years with the Natives in the Western Pacific" by Felix Speiser
But the interest of a Trust, as we see, lies in fixing supply at the highest net profits.
"The Evolution of Modern Capitalism" by John Atkinson Hobson
In 1905 the net profits amounted to 37.4 per cent., in 1906 to 36.4 per cent.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
This left sixty-two cents as his net profits for the afternoon's work.
"Ben, the Luggage Boy;" by Horatio Alger
They'll show a net profit, including Saturday's deposit, of ten thousand five hundred.
"Rope" by Holworthy Hall
The use of both the upright system and the overhead trellis has netted the growers profitable returns.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
The actual net profit.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
If the price of sugar is favorable when you deliver it, you are fortunate and net a profit.
"About sugar buying for Jobbers" by B. W. Dyer
This undertaking made the astounding net profit of 800,000 dollars.
"My Three Years in America" by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
Now, of these sources of income, net profits and the wages of superior labor are transient, and the profits are particularly so.
"Essentials of Economic Theory" by John Bates Clark
A net profit of five per cent on this amount, gives $20,000 each year to the insurance fund.
"Solaris Farm" by Milan C. Edson
On similar soils a low estimate of net profit is $100 per acre, and there are many instances where double this profit is made.
"Asparagus, its culture for home use and for market:" by F. M. Hexamer
Why, I cleaned up thirty thousand dollars net profit on this in three months!
"Young Wallingford" by George Randolph Chester
Because his is all net profit.
"The Handbook of Conundrums" by Edith B. Ordway
This house yielded a net profit of one thousand dollars.
"Student's Hand-book of Mushrooms of America, Edible and Poisonous" by Thomas Taylor
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In poetry:

What profit now that we have bound
The whole round world with nets of gold,
If hidden in our heart is found
The care that groweth never old?
"Ave Imperatrix" by Oscar Wilde

In news:

Kim Dotcom ran Megaupload since 2005, reportedly netting $175m in profits.
VW net profit rises 58 pct on accounting gain.
FRANKFURT, Germany — German automaker Volkswagen AG says net profit rose 58 percent in the third quarter because of an accounting boost from its takeover of Porsche.
TTI Reports Record Interim Sales, Net Profit .
GM's 2Q net profit plummets 41 percent.
LONDON — Pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline has reported a 13 percent gain in net profit in its second quarter compared with a year ago, but sales and earnings fell short of analysts' expectations.
Office Depot reported a net profit but slightly lower sales in its first quarter, ended March 31.
NAHB reports 0.5 percent net profit for builders in 2010.
Revenue up, net profit down in Cablevision's Q4.
Net profit $190K YTD.
Qualcomm's Net Profit Tops $1B in Quarter.
Qualcomm Inc reported a net profit of $1.04 billion for its third quarter ended June 26, up 35 percent from the like quarter of 2010 and up 4 percent from its second quarter, the company said July 20.
SABIC's second-quarter net profit soars 61.4% to $2.16bn.
Packers' net profit : $5.2 million.
Investors Cap Reports Net Profit for Fiscal Year.
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In science:

Cell H13 contains the “benchmark” base case value for Total Net Profit.
A Primer on Spreadsheet Analytics
The current value of Total Net Profit is $4.23 million higher than the base case value.
A Primer on Spreadsheet Analytics
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