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# Return on sales

The financial definition for Return on sales:

A measurement of operational efficiency equaling net pre-tax profits divided by net sales expressed as a percentage.

## Similar Matches

### After tax real rate of return

After tax real rate of return
The after-tax rate of return minus the inflation rate.

### Annual rate of return

Annual rate of return
There are many ways of calculating the annual rate of return. If the rate of return is calculated on a monthly basis, we sometimes multiply this by 12 to express an annual rate of return. This is often called the annual percentage rate (APR). The annual percentage yield (APY), includes the effect of compounding interest.

### Annualized holding period return

Annualized holding period return
The annual rate of return that when compounded t times generates the same t-period holding return as actually occurred from period 1 to period t.

## Further Suggestions

Arithmetic average (mean) rate of return
Average accounting return
Average rate of return (ARR)
Cash on cash return
Certainty Equivalent Return
Compound Annual Return
Consolidated tax return

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