Definitions

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  • n. The ratio of net income to net sales of a company expressed as a percentage.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the ratio gross profits divided by net sales

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Examples

  • Although the studio’s profit margin per unit is lower than if the title carried a more typical wholesale price of $30 or $35, it’s hoping to make up the difference in volume.

    The Movie Business Book, Third Edition

  • Since Solectron’s profit margin is a razor-thin 3 to 4 percent, the clients still get their goods at a considerable discount.

    THE NEW MARKET LEADERS

  • Infineon needs to achieve an operating profit margin of over 10 percent in its business fields, Wucherer said.

    FinanzNachrichten.de: Aktuelle Nachrichten

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