15 Results for Tag: profits

Headline Earnings

Headline Earnings What are 'Headline Earnings' Headline earnings is a basis for measuring earnings per share implemented by the Institute of Investment Management and Research. This method

Illegal Dividend

Illegal Dividend What is 'Illegal Dividend' A dividend declared by a corporation that is in violation of its charter and/or of state laws. Should such a dividend be declared, the company's

Majority Shareholder

Majority Shareholder What is a 'Majority Shareholder' A majority shareholder is a person or entity that owns more than 50% of a company's outstanding shares. The majority shareholder is of


DefinitionSatisficing is a decision-making strategy or cognitive heuristic that entails searching through the available alternatives until an acceptability threshold is met. The term satisfi

Profit Margin

DefinitionProfit margin, net margin, net profit margin or net profit ratio is a measure of profitability. It is calculated by finding the net profit as a percentage of the revenue. Profit Ma

Value Added Monthly Index (VAMI)

Value Added Monthly Index (VAMI) What is 'Value Added Monthly Index - VAMI' An index that tracks the monthly performance of a hypothetical $1000 investment. The calculation for the curre

Value Deflation

Value Deflation What is 'Value Deflation' When companies cut their costs without increasing prices for consumers. Value deflation occurs when retailers and service providers give out small

General Partnership

DefinitionIn most countries, a general partnership is an association of persons or an unincorporated company with the following major features... General Partnership What is a 'General Part

Gartley Pattern

Gartley Pattern What is the 'Gartley Pattern' The Gartley pattern, in technical analysis, is a complex price pattern based on Fibonacci numbers/ratios. It is used to determine buy and sell

Unappropriated Retained Earnings

Unappropriated Retained Earnings What are 'Unappropriated Retained Earnings' Unappropriated retained earnings consist of any portion of company earnings that are not classified as appropri
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