paper profit definition

  • noun:
    • evident revenue shown in accounts not realized in an expendable kind.
    • an unrealized gain on a good investment determined by subtracting the investor's expense from the current market cost

Related Sources

  • Definition for "paper profit"
    • evident revenue shown in accounts not realized in…
    • View More
41 votes

How would you define paper profit?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!