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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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Indeed, there has been considerable resistance to P&G's net down pricing program among these retailers.
The only show taking a serious drop last week was the post-Rosie "Seussical," which declined by $193,345, bringing its net down to $424,695 out of a potential $755,427.
GORDON STRACHAN is spreading the Sky Blues net Down Under in search of new quality players to bring to the club.
For those who have never surfed the Net down a phone line because of the bill they were going to pick up, let me explain.
Yansab's Q1 net down AL KHOBAR: Saudi Yanbu National Petrochemical (Yansab) 2290.
Tonight our kids were blocking shots, getting on their sticks once (Marlboro) entered our zone, and that opens up opportunities for us to take the puck to the net down at the other end of the ice.
Wardrope puts his ability to find the net down to a top-rate apprenticeship with crack Aussie League outfit Sydney Kings.
It was followed closely by "The Music Man," with losses of $54,368 bringing its net down to $440,289 out of $732,133.
Free internet service providers such as Freeserve and Trinity Mirror's ic24 have helped to drive the cost of the net down.