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return on investment

Definitions

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

  • n. (corporate finance) the amount, expressed as a percentage, that is earned on a company's total capital calculated by dividing the total capital into earnings before interest, taxes, or dividends are paid

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Examples

  • Relk shut his books with a double thump as he congratulated Quark, informed him he had shown a most admirable return on investment and would be admitted to the Head Office to take his place at the Counting Board of the Divine Nagus himself.

    MILLENNIUM

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