cost-benefit ratio

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cost-benefit ratio

a mathematic representation of the relationship of the cost of an activity to the benefit of its outcome or product.
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According to the results of the research units of the industrial town of Mashhad some methods like Capital recovery period, ROA, PV, IRR and profitability index are very important, whereas, asset recovery and reverse procedure is not very important.
The authors advise using a more reliable assessment method by using the profitability index (current value of the cash-flows received by investors divided by the current value of the capital paid by the investors).
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The Revenue and Profitability index scores for Catalog companies rose relative to Q4 2005.
Profitability Index measures the soundness of the company's operations and the contribution of profits to the company's financial strength.
Kagan said the first PKA databases to be downloaded via Baseline will be the company's exclusive motion picture box office and ancillary distribution data, including its ranking of Box Office Champions and key elements of the Kagan Profitability Index (KPI), which shows the relationship of revenues to costs of more than 2,000 motion pictures produced in the last decade.
While four of the eight publishers surveyed by Subtext for its annual Profitability Index registered double-digit operating margins for FY 2006- 07, almost all experienced slimmer percentage gains than for the previous year.
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