profit margin

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Noun1.profit margin - the ratio gross profits divided by net salesprofit margin - the ratio gross profits divided by net sales
ratio - the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
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profit margin

nmargine m di profitto
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Flowers By Dawn has traded for 10 years on Front Street in Newbiggin by the Sea, turning over around PS2,500 a week - also yielding high gross and net profit margins.
Companies operating in these three industries are seeing average net profit margins greater than 15 percent, or more than double the private-company average.
Net profit margins continue to expand over the period, as a result of cost control and our long-standing investment in Vodafone Egypt.
For paper makers to enjoy a higher overall industry average for net profit margins, several widespread changes may need to take place.
Since net profit margins are the most commonly used and affect the bottom line the most, we'll focus en this.
More than a quarter of the independent retailers polled by The Knowledge Store for our monthly barometer also said net profit margins were up on a year ago, while just under a half said they were the same.
The EyeRIS (Eye on Retail Information Systems) database tracks North American Retailers based on financial metrics such as Sales Growth, Gross Margins, Net Profit Margins, Inventory Turns, Return on Assets, Return on Equity, Earnings Per Share Growth, and Sales/Employee and then compares this to the information systems being used in that retailer.
The Valley firm believes the sale will improve its net profit margins on loans sold for securitization.
We expect the Company to post significantly improved net profit margins in fiscal 2007 as a result of economies of scale achieved on the expanded revenue base.