burn rate


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burn rate

The speed with which a new, unprofitable company is spending its initial funding whether from investors or from an IPO. In the world of high-speed high tech, the burn rate is carefully monitored to determine how long the company has to live.

burn rate

The rate at which a material will burn after the ignition heat source has been removed.
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Assuming work is performed every day of the year, we calculated a burn rate over $800,000 per day ($600 million divided by 730 days equals $822,000 per day).
Our first priority is to distribute O&M GWOT burn rate funding to the field so you do not have to once again cashflow from your peacetime programs.
Today, maintaining a sustainable burn rate has become an issue of survivability.
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Of course, cash flow and burn rate are major factors in building a strong capital base, Although these phrases emerged in the late 1990s' investment frenzy, any market condition requires that companies closely watch these details.
Ten of the companies had a burn rate of less than 12 months.
In addition we have enhanced our website, added a new non-engagement line of jewelry and had alignment with important celebrity brands like the Paris Hilton Limited Edition watches -- all while still committed to our low burn rate.
Certain statements contained in this release relating turnaround efforts, burn rate reduction, and product applications are forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties.
With no long-term debt and a low burn rate comparing to industry standards, especially considering the number of marketed products and significant projects in the pipeline, the Company appears to be an excellent buying opportunity.