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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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Timing issues: The final rules clarify when the net value of a disregarded entity must be determined.
Dividing the net income of $1 million by the capitalization rate of 14% produces a value for ABC Foundry of about $7.1 million.
Wildstrom in an article in the July 17 issue of Business Week, "The War for the Net's Future." In the article, Wildstrom writes, "The Center for Democracy & Technology (www.cdt.org), a think tank on tech issues, argues for an approach that preserves the open nature of today's Internet while creating space for premium networks.
They were propelled forward primarily by their enthusiasm and by a strong sense that the venture capitalists pouring money into the Net were sure to value the new kinds of content these sites provided.
In short, the Net circumvents Hollywood's integrated production/ distribution/marketing structure.
And the Net is continuing to grow and expand at a rate of acceptance and innovation that leaves all previous technologies gasping in the digital dust.
But many digerati also tend to be very critical of the profit motive and to view the increasing presence of commercial activity on the Net with worry and disdain; while they are outraged by government attempts to regulate Net content and to collect personal data, they are often no less offended when private businesses behave similarly.
Although the deficit in the balance on portfolio income is expected to grow larger this year, following a after deterioration in the net portfolio investment position, the increase is likely to be more than offset by an increase in net direct investment income, assuming that U.S.
The training seminar ($129) essentially provides hands-on exercises in using the Internet, while the marketing course ($250) teaches participants how to sell their products or services effectively over the Net. In addition to having his own Web site, Jackson has created sites for some 11 small businesses looking to sell everything from T-shirts to newspapers online.
Whenever there has been a material change in the net cash flow position of the holder of non-owner-occupied shares, they must file an annual amendment to the offering plan with the Attorney General's office and it is distributed to all of the shareholders.
Intercompany transactions between such members eliminated in the net income amount on line 4 remain eliminated on line 11.
The net position is further subdivided into unexpended appropriations and the cumulative results of operations.