- profit taking,
- profit warning,
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The answer is left unclear, but Diaspora is certainly intended to be profitable.How Four Upstarts Built and Crashed the Anti-Facebook|Jake Whitney|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Minister of Trade, he oversees TEPCO, which is attempting to put its profitable nuclear reactors back on-line.‘Whip it!’ Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Cabinet Of Horrors|Jake Adelstein|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
CNN did the helpful translation for us, though: Duck Dynasty was simply too profitable for A&E to halt filming.Phil Robertson’s Despicable AIDS Argument Should Be the Last Straw|Kevin Fallon|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But by 1974, the coal that had made the island so profitable ran dry, and gas had become the most sought after fuel source.
Sales boomed from $5.3 million in 2007 to about $23 million in 2009, and the company was profitable.
He warily sounded a nature that could be warped to the exigencies of any plan, provided it was profitable.Sons of the Soil|Honore de Balzac
This was Armand Griffin, whose family resided at Natchez, while he engaged in the laborious but profitable business of hunting.
A short voyage and a full ship will be a profitable enterprise.The Arctic Whaleman|Lewis Holmes
It is profitable to define terms before attempting to discuss them.The Harp of God|J. F. Rutherford
It is not profitable to give remedies by the stomach, for they can not be absorbed.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture