Sales Growth

Industry: 
Abbreviation: 
Sales %
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Percentage increase (or decrease) in sales between two time periods.

Look for a steady increase in sales. If overall costs and inflation are on the rise, then you should watch for a related increase in your sales... if not, then this is an indicator that your Prices are not keeping up with your costs.

Expression: 
(Current Period sales - Last Period sales) / (Last Period sales)
Tags: 
Sales, Profitability