net loss


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Net Loss

In a business, a situation or a time period during which expenses exceed revenue. A company with a net loss does not necessarily go bankrupt as it may have recourse to retained earnings or loans. Obviously, however, net losses are not sustainable in the long term.

net loss

The operating result when expenses exceed revenues for a given period.
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He denied that Freddy had any character, and declared that if he tried to do any useful work some competent person would have the trouble of undoing it: a procedure involving a net loss to the community, and great unhappiness to Freddy himself, who was obviously intended by Nature for such light work as amusing Eliza, which, Higgins declared, was a much more useful and honorable occupation than working in the city.
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Hit hard by costs associated with its Chapter 11 reorganization, Delta Air Lines yesterday reported a second-quarter net loss of $2.
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Reflecting the closing of 86 underperforming stores, House of Fabrics reported on Monday a sharply reduced second quarter net loss.
24 /PRNewswire/ -- Dennis Callahan, Crowley's President and Chief Executive Officer today reported a significant reduction in the net loss recorded for the second quarter ended July 30, 1994.
The Company reported a third-quarter net loss applicable to common stockholders of $6.
NASDAQ: CLNK) today announced its revenues and net loss for the third quarter of fiscal 1994.
The net loss for the fourth quarter of 2006 is expected to be in the range of $4.
The company reported a net loss in the first quarter of $174,000, or 4 cents per share, versus a net loss of $256,000, or 9 cents per share, in the second quarter last year.
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