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Financial terms starting with "C"

1. Chair of the board

2. cooperative corporation

3. Constructive Fraud

4. CD

5. Corporate Raider

6. cash control

7. consequential loss

8. capital stock insurance company

9. Capacity Of An Inland Waterways Transport (IWT) Passenger Vessel

10. country broker

11. colonial architecture

12. Conditioning Effect

13. cost of debt

14. cyberspace liability

15. Ceded Reinsurance Leverage

16. carpetbagger

17. crenels

18. Cross Margining

19. customs seal

20. COLT (Continuous on-line trading system)

21. contingent annuity

22. Cash Contract

23. Cofinancing

24. Charge Account

25. CFA Franc BCEAO

26. Certificate For Disposal Of The Corpse

27. circumference

28. Copy

29. Commodity Markets

30. Core competence

31. condensing unit

32. corkwood

33. combustible

34. comfort ventilation

35. currency warrants

36. consumer debenture

37. commingling

38. circulate

39. cartridge fuse

40. contingent immunization

41. Costs (of Road Transport Enterprises)

42. coskewness

43. Confidentiality Edit

44. credit agreement

45. Conventional Loan

46. Churn

47. core and satellite

48. concrete form

49. circular saw

50. conifer

51. Canadian Venture Exchange/tsx Venture Exchange

52. costs plus contract

53. Current Liquidity (IRIS)

54. construction management professional liability insurance

55. commercial mortgage broker

56. Cancel Former Order - CFO

57. cash in transit

58. COM

59. Country allocations

60. crossover rate

61. Colored coins

62. CRE

63. cooperating broker

64. current service benefit

65. corporate officers

66. Cease-and-desist order

67. cross-liability endorsement

68. continuous pour

69. CFCs

70. concentration ratio

71. Continuous Time

72. cross peen hammer

73. cleat

74. coercive incentive

75. Counterpart items

76. Condemnation Action

77. Clawback

78. consortium bank

79. Classification Scheme

80. cooking the books

81. continuous trading

82. core CPI

83. Collision Insurance Coverage

84. Cash Flow Projection

85. contracted in

86. corporate governance

87. Conventional Rounding

88. Credit Protection Seller

89. compulsory insurance

90. corner bracing

91. colonial texture

92. curing agent

93. continuous treatment rule

94. Common Fisheries Policy (CFP)

95. credit column

96. Central Agencies

97. Capital Gains (or Loss)

98. Canadian Income Trust

99. Cyclical Businesses

100. Continuity Report

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Gross Margin

Categories: Accounting, Fundamental Analysis, Operation and Production,

Gross margin, sometimes called gross profit, is the percentage by which profits exceed production costs. To find gross margin you divide sales minus production costs by sales. For example, if you want to calculate your gross margin on selling handmade scarves, you need to know how much you spent creating the scarves, and what you collected by selling them.If you sold 10 scarves at $15 a piece, and spent $8 per scarf to make them, your gross margin would be 46.7%, or $150 in sales minus $80 in production costs divided by $150. Gross margin is not the same as gross profit, which is simply sales minus costs. In this example, it's $70, or $150 minus $80. If you're doing research on a company you're considering as an investment, you can look at the gross margin to help you see how efficiently it uses its resources. If the company has a higher gross margin than its competition, it can command higher prices or spends less on production. That might mean it can allocate more resources to developing new products or pursuing other projects.

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