plowback


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plow·back

 (plou′băk′)
n.
1. Reinvestment of profits in the business that earned them.
2. An amount of profits thus reinvested.

plow•back

(ˈplaʊˌbæk)

n.
a reinvestment of earnings or profits in a business enterprise.
[1945–50]
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Production costs increased in 2013 mainly due to higher lease operating expenses, and many companies made strong investments in their 2013 operations with a plowback percentage of 125%.
The companies' worldwide plowback percentage was 54 per cent during 2008-12 while the US recorded the highest level at 123 per cent and Europe the lowest at 31 per cent.
The plowback funds turned out to be a good investment for the counties.
SGR represents the sustainable growth rate, which we calculate as the product of return on equity and plowback ratio.
For general and limited partners, these bonuses did not represent pure income: General partners had a mandatory plowback ratio of 80 percent while that of limited partners was lower.
18, 2003: Headline of release should read SuperMajors Capital Exodus from North American Upstream Moves Into Fifth Gear; Stepped Up Divestitures & Low Plowback of Operations CashFlow (sted John S.
The companies' worldwide plowback percentage was 54% during 2008-12 while the US recorded the highest level at 123% and Europe the lowest at 31%.