Define: Retained Profit

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Definition: Retained Profit

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Profit of the period remaining after dividend has been deducted.

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Definitions for Retained Profit are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.