Examples of profitable in a Sentence
The movie was very profitable.
selling real estate on the side turned out to be a profitable venture for the stay-at-home mom
Recent Examples of profitable from the Web
The streaming service is already profitable in the U.S., and raising prices again at home will improve margins.
Despite its results this quarter, Total’s gas, renewables and power division remains profitable and delivered a return on capital of nearly 7% in the third quarter, more than the exploration and production unit.
And, when Life, more powerful in its day than television ever was, started to decline, in the early '70s, it was replaced by People, which went on to become the most profitable magazine in the world.
The two founders said the company is generally running in the black but not consistently profitable since extra funds are poured back into hiring new staff to handle growth demands.
The company believes technology and scale can make vacation rental management highly efficient and profitable, Breon said.
The exchanges in 2017 had stabilized financially, as insurers found a profitable price point.
By way of comparison, 1998-99 basketball revenue at UMass – in its own right a profitable and successful program – was $3.7 million, and its profit was $1.6 million.
For many years Rickenbacker’s Eastern was the most profitable airline in the country.
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profitabilityplay \ˌprä-fə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
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