- show 15 types...
- hide 15 types...
earning per share
the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock
profit that occurs unexpectedly as a consequence of some event not controlled by those who profit from it
a very large profit
fast buck, quick buck
quick or easy earnings, "they are traders out to make a fast buck"
gross profit, gross profit margin, margin
(finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
the amount added to the cost to determine the asking price
(finance) profits that are not paid out as dividends but are added to the capital base of the corporation
that part of the earnings of a corporation that is distributed to its shareholders; usually paid quarterly
fund, stock, store
a supply of something available for future use
backlog, reserve, stockpile
something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose
a dividend paid in stock rather than in cash
a dividend paid in addition to the regular dividend
a dividend paid to compensate shareholders for losses resulting from a change in the dividend schedule
short for dividend; especially one paid by a cooperative society