economic value added (EVA)

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After-tax profit that exceeds the required minimum return on capital. Computed by deducting the cost of capital (both debt and equity) from the after-tax profit, it is said to be the best measure of the true profitability of an enterprise, and is tied to cash flow and not to earnings per share (EPS). EVA is a registered trademark of the US firm, Stern Stewart & Company.

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The economic value added aspect of the project was exceptional as this was an unique and innovative step forward for us.
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There may be times where you can end up finding some economic value added and you should do your best to take advantage of them.
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At certain times there will be some economic value added and you need to take full advantage of it when you can.
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