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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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The tournament had a starting field of 12 teams and 144 players that was pared down to the top 6 , which will be feted at the awards ceremony cum induction of the new set of Pinoy Netters officers/members next Friday.
Locals in Annan, Dumfriesshire want the PS40,000 statue - called the Haaf Netter - removed from a roundabout in the town centre.
New regs on the table: While rockfish and lingcod populations are under siege from overfishing by commercial netters and longliners, the state Department of Fish and Game is proposing that the sport-fishing limit be dropped from 15 to 10, and the limit perhaps to zero for lingcod and bocaccio.