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The total amount before anything is deducted. Many important accounting statistics use this method, such as gross earnings and gross profit. opposite of net.A dozen dozen (144).For ... Read more

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A Warning Against Tight Orders and Small Profits

by John Gaines

Many new traders will place very tight orders in order to take very small profits. This is not a sustainable approach because although you may be profitable in the short run (if yo ...

Microeconomics vs Macroeconomics

Although they’re both a worthy study of economic behaviors and trends, microeconomics and macroeconomics couldn’t be more different. Microeconomics ...

GDP Growth

One of the most common economic indicators discussed in media, government, and business professionals is Gross Domestic Product (GDP). GDP is an indicator of a ...

Tiffany Gets Returned, but Bigger Returns Could Be Ahead

Tiffany (TIF) rallied to more than $105 per share after a strong second-quarter report on Wednesday morning, but by the end of the day the stock had fallen...

How Do We Measure GDP?

Economists always keep talking about GDP growth rate, but have you wondered how do we measure GDP? Gross domestic product or GDP in short, is measured in terms ...

Do You Think Too Much About Your Money?

Who doesn’t want to be good looking and rich? But too much obsession with your money is just as bad as too much obsession with your diet. Taking any obses...

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