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Return on Investment

There are two forms of investment, that at the investor level (stock purchase) and at the business level (investment into a new plant). Return on Investment (ROI) reflects the financial reward earned related to that investment. It is usually provided in annual yield.

Debt or Equity in Small Business – Fundamentals


Small business books and manuals explain the formula used to determine whether additional debt increases the return for investors commonly known as return on investment (ROI).   I find this laughable in our modern economic times given the low cost [...]

Flipping Houses – Proper Inventory Turnover Rate


In your typical business operation, turning the inventory over as often as possible has several benefits.  First, it generally reduces overall costs, secondly, it generates greater profits and third, by increasing the profitability, the company has [...]