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purchase

1. something that is purchased, esp an article bought with money
2. the act of buying
3. acquisition of an estate by any lawful means other than inheritance
4. a rough measure of the mechanical advantage achieved by a lever
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The purchases covered by the 10b5-1 purchase plan are in addition to the approximately $28.2M of the company's common stock purchased by Fuller and the company's CEO and president, Eric Fuller, since the date of the company's IPO.
In July 2013 the value of purchased cereals and industrial plants much higher than in June 2013 in SloveniaThe value of purchase in the group arable farming was much higher than in June 2013.
Since gasoline is the top reason c-store customers shop these stores, it's no surprise gasoline is also the product purchased most often by survey respondents in the past month - 72.6 percent of total respondents.
Since deregulation and the emergence of Energy Service Companies (or ESCOs), SL Green has purchased power from these providers to take advantage of sales tax benefits for transmission and distribution, which encompasses approximately 23% of its total electric expense (approximately $46 million annually).
In these cases, the basis for determining the purchase price is often 20 percent of the revenues from the purchased clients during each of the succeeding five years.
Sure, disagreements could pop up about the type of products that need to be purchased or the timing, but the next day's e-mail usually has a note from a consortium member asking, "Still friends?" Of course we are, DiCiaccio assures.
To that end it passed IRC section 246A, which prevents corporations from claiming a dividends-received deduction against dividends from stock purchased using debt that generates an interest expense deduction.
Ordinary income asset: If the residence purchased by the employer is characterized as an ordinary income asset, and the employer subsequently sells the residence for a profit, ordinary income results and is taxed at the same rate as a capital gain.
Members of the Purchasing Group generally did not communicate with the individuals from whom they purchased First Western shares.
Be sure to understand what is being purchased. "Installation" means something different to everyone.
Vendors can pay GPOs a fee to have their products purchased at a discount without being subject to antikickback prosecution.

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