rate of stock turnover (stock turn)

the ratio of cost of goods sold over average stock (at cost). This indicates how many times, on average, the entire inventory ( stock) was sold and replaced during the year. Glossary of Business Terms

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  • turnover — turn|o|ver [ˈtə:nˌəuvə US ˈtə:rnˌouvər] n 1.) [singular, U] BrE the amount of business done during a particular period turnover of ▪ The illicit drugs industry has an annual turnover of some £200 bn. turnover rose/fell ▪ Turnover rose 9%. 2.)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • turnover — [tʉrn′ō΄vər] n. 1. the act or an instance of turning over; specif., a) an upset b) a change from one use, side, opinion, management, etc. to another 2. a small filled pastry made by folding one half of the crust back over the other half and… …   English World dictionary

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  • Tendency of the rate of profit to fall — The tendency of the rate of profit to fall (TRPF) is a hypothesis in economics and political economy, most famously expounded by Karl Marx in chapter 13 of Das Kapital Vol. 3. It was generally accepted in the 19th century. Economists as diverse… …   Wikipedia

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