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realized profit


profit from sale of something profit made when something has been sold, as opposed to paper profit

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Definitions of ’realized profit’ and meaning of ’realized profit’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’realized profit’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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