What are profits?

  • (noun): Something won (especially money).
    Synonyms: winnings, win
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on profits:

Shinji Takahashi - Practical Activities As A Religious Leader
... He supported these people with the profits that he made as a company owner ... into the sustenance of life, so he lived off of the profits that he earned as the corporate manager of Koden Industry Co ... without taking any profits from his religious activities ...
Selskap Med Begrenset Ansvar - Difference From An AS Company
... between a regular limited company (AS) and a BA is that while the distribution of profits in an AS in general follows the ownership (N% of the shares ... someone representing N% of the revenues of a BA company will receive N% of the profits (standard consumer co-operative distribution of profits) ... of Justice and the Police have indicated that a minor percentage of profits distributed based upon ownership may still be accepted ...
Account Of Profits
... An account of profits (sometimes referred to as an accounting for profits or simply an accounting) is a type of equitable remedy most commonly used in cases of breach of ... against a defendant to recover the profits taken as a result of the breach of duty, in order to prevent unjust enrichment ... In conducting an account of profits, the plaintiff is treated as if they were conducting the business of the defendant, and made those profits which were attributable to the ...
Shardlow Hall (school) - Origins
... This law was intended to prevent companies from making large profits because of the war however, it affected all companies, not just those who were involved in arms ... The excess profits tax was calculated by comparing pre-war and wartime profits however, companies that had seen growth because they had just started could see their profits cut by fifty per cent ...
Licensing Trust
... to enhance the well-being of their defined community The distribution of (surplus) profits back to their communities The provision of good, ‘model ... are to support the well-being of their community principally through reinvesting profits generated from their trading activities either in the business and/or in support of community activities, rather than being ...

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Famous quotes containing the word profits:

    It little profits that an idle king,
    By this still hearth, among these barren crags,
    Matched with an aged wife, I mete and dole
    Unequal laws unto a savage race
    That hoard, and sleep, and feed,
    Alfred Tennyson (1809–1892)

    Whoever is content with the world, and who profits from its lack of justice, does not want to change it.
    Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921–1990)

    All industries are brought under the control of such people [film producers] by Capitalism. If the capitalists let themselves be seduced from their pursuit of profits to the enchantments of art, they would be bankrupt before they knew where they were. You cannot combine the pursuit of money with the pursuit of art.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)