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Net

The gain or loss on a security sale as measured by the selling price of a security less the adjusted cost of acquisition.

Net

Profit or loss on a transaction. For example, in the sale of an asset, one calculates the net by taking the sale price and subtracting the outlay for buying or producing the asset. If the net is positive, one has made a profit; if it is negative, one has suffered a loss.

net

1. For the closing transaction in a security, the difference between net proceeds from the sale and the total outlay for the purchase.
2. See net income.
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lt;p>Qatar International Islamic Bank net down 27 per cent Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) reported net profits of QAR 255.
The next net down is the church (or other private charitable resources).
It's what Robert Frost said: free verse is like playing tennis with the net down," he added.
On the 2006 tax return there is a special deduction of $76,874 which would bring the net down from $110,167 to $33,293.
The PM vowed to end the Westminster "gentlemen's club" and to begin a tough new regime to clamp END IN SIGHT FOR COMMONS 'GENTLEMEN'S CLUB', PLEDGES BROWN WAKE-UP C'GENTLEMEN'S CLUB', PLEDGES BROWN CALL FOR MPs Fees office scrapped and replaced All expenses to be published on net down on abuses of the pay and expenses system.
As a general rule, we could estimate that a 10% return on investments would net down to between 8% and 8.
It would reveal drivers who fail to net down their loads properly, allowing plastic sheeting to fly out and could be used as evidence by Rugby Borough Council to take offenders to court, where they could be fined or have their vehicles impounded.