Return on Sales


ROS. A measure of a company's profitability, equal to a fiscal year's pre-tax income divided by total sales

Use Return on Sales in a sentence

We had to determine our return on sales and we were having a hard day as it was and I didn't want to do anything else.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 11 people found this helpful.

The return on sales ratio was presented during the weekly team meeting to determine the efficiency of increased sales on our bottom line.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 6 people found this helpful.

A corporation's return on sales, represents its relative profitability per unit of good or service sold, and is calculated by EBIT/total sales.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 2 people found this helpful.

Show more usage examples...

Browse Definitions by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
return on risk-adjusted capital (RORAC) return on statutory capital