profitability

Definition

The ability to earn a profit.

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The expected profitability of that new diamond product is going to make us a lot of money when it hits the market.

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The new CEO promised to return the company to profitability by promoting synergy, which turned out to be euphemism for laying off 30% of the workforce.

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After the analyst reviewed the financial statements, he concluded that the profitability of the company was sufficient enough that they would qualify for another loan from the bank.

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