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Profit

Most commonly, the gross proceeds of a business transaction less the costs of the transaction; i.e., net proceeds. Excess of revenues over expenses for a transaction; sometimes used synonymously with net income for the period. Gain realized from business or investment over and above expenditures.

Accession of good, valuable results, useful consequences, avail, or gain. The benefit, advantage, or pecuniary gain accruing to the owner or occupant of land from its actual use; as in the familiar phrase rents, issues and profits, or in the expression mesne profits.

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Diluted net earnings per common share of USD4.82 were reported for its fiscal year ended 30 June 2019, a rise over USD2.95 in the prior year.
Net earnings decreased by $76.7 million, or 60.3%, from $127.1 million in the first six months of 2018 to $50.4 million in the corresponding period in 2019.
Adjusted net earnings per diluted common share attributable to The Marcus Corporation were $0.64 for the second quarter of fiscal 2019, a 1.5% decrease from Adjusted net earnings per diluted common share attributable to The Marcus Corporation of $0.65 for the prior year second quarter.
In 2018, the Bank distributed dividends totaling NIS 355 million, comprising of approximately 50% of net earnings, in accordance with the policy of the Bank for a dividend distribution of up to 50% of net earnings.
Net earnings per share of USD5.05 was announced in fiscal 2018, a growth of 33.6% over USD3.78 the prior year.
For the twelve months ended December 31, 2017, net earnings increased $2.3 million to $14.4 million from $12.1 million for the prior period.
Bulgaria and Luxembourg alsoA showed the lowest (EURA 4,500) and the highest (EURA 52,500) average net earnings respectively for a married couple with a single earner and two children.
For the 2015 fiscal year, reported net earnings totaled $30.5 million, compared to reported net earnings of $32.2 million in the prior year.
Intrum Justitia AB (STO:IJ.ST)(FRA:IJU.FR), a Credit Management Services (CMS) group, On Thursday reported net earnings of SEK1,041m, or EPS of SEK13.48, for the full year 2014.
Fourth quarter 2014 net earnings from continuing operations included a special charge for a non-cash goodwill impairment of USD119 million, which decreased net earnings by USD107 million, or USD0.33 per diluted share, partially offset by a decrease in income tax expense due to the retroactive reinstatement of the US research and development (R&D) tax credit for 2014, which increased earnings USD45 million, or USD0.14 per diluted share.
But net earnings probably negative Gross earnings in Cyprus rose on average by 1.1% to EUR 1,990 per month in 2012, according to Sapienta Economics calculations based on quarterly figures.