the excess of revenues and gains of a business over expenses and losses during a given period of time.
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How to use net income in a sentence
Internal NBA records obtained by ESPN in 2017 showed that the league’s clubs were averaging almost $18 million in net income that season.The Billionaire Playbook: How Sports Owners Use Their Teams to Avoid Millions in Taxes | by Robert Faturechi, Justin Elliott and Ellis Simani | July 8, 2021 | ProPublica
In the other years, we earned no net income and, as a result, did not pay income tax.Leading Manhattan DA Candidate Has Repeatedly Paid Virtually No Federal Income Taxes | by Robert Faturechi and Jeff Ernsthausen | June 16, 2021 | ProPublica
Then again, when your company’s net income has increased by a factor of 36 over the past five years, you can afford a few mistakes.How did Amazon grow so fast? By thinking outside the shipping box. | Marc Levinson | May 7, 2021 | Washington Post
By “make money,” we don’t mean traditional net income on a GAAP — generally accepted accounting principles — basis.Ride-hailing’s profitability promise is in its final countdown | Alex Wilhelm | April 12, 2021 | TechCrunch
During the June 30 quarter, the company saw positive net income of $23 million off revenues of $675 million.DoorDash amps its IPO range ahead of blockbuster IPO | Alex Wilhelm | December 4, 2020 | TechCrunch
net income over that time frame rose 24 percent to $109.9 million.Inside MGM’s Surprising Turnaround: ‘Robocop,’ ‘Bond,’ and ‘The Hobbit’ | The Wrap | February 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the fiscal year that ended in July, Molex had sales of $3.6 billion and net income of $243 million.Get Ready to Support the Kochs, Liberal Apple Fans | Daniel Gross | September 10, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
That pushed net income down to $1.164 billion, a decline of 66 percent in one year.
After paying $149 million in income taxes, it was left with net income of $219 million.Edward Snowden’s Employer, Booz Allen Hamilton, Has a Huge PR Problem | Daniel Gross | June 9, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
According to Chafets, Ailes donates some 10 percent of his net income to charities.
This effort to discover and record the net income from land was a failure.
The schools began to improve at once, and the net income was never again as small as under the carpet-bag rgime.Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama | Walter L. Fleming
Speaking broadly, the former consist in securing the largest net income, the latter in securing the largest gross product.The Agrarian Problem in the Sixteenth Century | Richard Henry Tawney
This must be done each year until the net income from the farm is greater than the interest account.The Fat of the Land | John Williams Streeter
Suppose there was only a profit of three cents a gallon on that, it would have meant net income of $707.10.Dawson Black: Retail Merchant | Harold Whitehead