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profit

the amount by which income exceeds expenditure.

profit sharing
profit sharing between a professional and a lay person is illegal in most countries because it is considered to be improper for a nonveterinarian to have any authority over the quality and style of the work of a professional person.
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Figure 1: The V-Formula[SM] (Sales/Investment x Operating Porfit Margin - Portion Financed x Interest Rate - Maintenance CapEx/Investment)/Portion of Equity * = Current Pre-Tax ROE * Portion of Equity is equal to 1 - Portion Financed V-Formula Variable Shot Number 1 Sales 1, 2, 3, 4 2 Investment 5 3 Operating Margin 1,2,3,4 4 Portion Financed 6 5 Interest Rate 6 6 Maintenance CapEx % 4
Unable to porfit from his own real estate investment, Star-Eagle general manager Henry Auth sold the parcel of land to other investors, who in turn resold it to Auth's paper, which then subdivided it for its own promotion.
Their sales are over $2 billion/yr, and they have $200-million porfit after taxes, which is very respectable.