Balance of Trade

Balance of trade is the difference between the value of exports and imports of goods and/or services of a country in a specific period. As it measures the difference between exports and imports, it isRead More

Line of credit

A line of credit, also known as LOC is generally an unsecured loan. A LOC gives a borrower the right to borrow and draw funds at any time to meet immediate needs. A significant conditionRead More

Balance Sheet

Balance sheet is one of the four major financial statements of a company or entity. Balance sheet portraits an entity’s economic and financial status on a given date. It’s a summary of entity’s assets, liabilitiesRead More

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency is getting the same job done, but by consuming less energy. In another perspective, energy efficiency is reducing or if possible eliminating the amount of energy waste from any system without degrading qualityRead More

Stockholder or Shareholder

A stockholder is an individual, company or any other entity who owns at least one or any number of share of a corporation’s capital stock. The answer is NO. Both are same. In the UnitedRead More

Supply Chain Management (SCM)

Supply Chain Management (SCM) is the comprehensive management of sourcing raw materials, product development, production process, logistics, distribution channel along with the information and services required to reach the ultimate consumer with finished products. TheRead More

Product line

What is a product line? A product line is a collection of products, that has close relations with each other, offered to a market by the same manufacturer or distributor. For example, the products ofRead More

EPC Contract

EPC stands for ‘Engineering, Procurement and Construction’. EPC contract is a type of construction contract between parties where the contractor is responsible for all the engineering, procurement, and construction activities to deliver the completed projectRead More

Earnings Per Share – EPS

Earnings per share (EPS) is the part of a company’s net profit obtained by each outstanding share of common stock. Earnings per share is a financial metric, that indicates the profitability of a company. EarningsRead More

EBIT margin

The EBIT margin is a financial ratio that measures the profitability of a company calculated without taking into account the effect of interest and taxes. It is calculated by dividing EBIT (earnings before interest andRead More