Examining Costs Of Goods Sold (COGS)



Next video:
Loading the player...

Learn more about the costs that go into production.

Related Articles
  1. Investing

    Operating Income

    Amount of profit realized from a business's operations after taking out operating expenses - such as cost of goods sold (COGS) or wages - and depreciation.
  2. Markets

    Understanding Marginal Cost of Production

    Marginal cost of production is an economics term that refers to the change in production costs resulting from producing one more unit.
  3. Markets

    Capital Expenditures (CAPEX)

    Learn more about what it costs to produce goods.
  4. Entrepreneurship & Small Business

    What Are The Different Types Of Costs In Cost Accounting?

    Cost accounting measures several different types of costs associated with a company’s production processes.
  5. Markets

    Understanding Cost of Revenue

    The cost of revenue is the total costs a business incurs to manufacture and deliver a product or service.
  6. Investing

    Analyzing Operating Margins

    Find out how to put this important component of equity analysis to work for you.
  7. Investing

    Calculating Operating Margin

    Learn more about the measurement used to calculate what proportion of a company's revenue is left over after production costs.
  8. Investing

    Explaining Prime Cost

    Prime cost is a way of measuring the total cost of the production inputs needed to create a given output.
  9. Investing

    What is Incremental Cost?

    Incremental cost is the added cost of manufacturing one more unit.
  10. Markets

    Why Is Liquidity Important?

    Learn more on why liquidity is important to consider when examining a stock, next to its share price.
Hot Definitions
  1. GBP

    The abbreviation for the British pound sterling, the official currency of the United Kingdom, the British Overseas Territories ...
  2. Diversification

    A risk management technique that mixes a wide variety of investments within a portfolio. The rationale behind this technique ...
  3. European Union - EU

    A group of European countries that participates in the world economy as one economic unit and operates under one official ...
  4. Sell-Off

    The rapid selling of securities, such as stocks, bonds and commodities. The increase in supply leads to a decline in the ...
  5. Brazil, Russia, India And China - BRIC

    An acronym for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China combined. It has been speculated that by 2050 these four ...
  6. Brexit

    The Brexit, an abbreviation of "British exit" that mirrors the term Grexit, refers to the possibility of Britain's withdrawal ...
Trading Center