Profit may refer to:

Business and law

Profit (accounting) Profit, in accounting Accounting or Accountancy is the measurement, processing, and communication of financial and non financial information about economic entity, economic entities such as businesses and corporations. Accounting, which h ...
, the difference between the purchase price and the costs of bringing to market *
Profit (economics) An economic profit is the difference between the revenue a commercial entity has received from its outputs and the opportunity cost In microeconomic theory Microeconomics (from Greek prefix ''mikro-'' meaning "small" + ''economics'') ...
, normal profit and economic profit *
Profit (real property) A profit (short for ''profit-à-prendre'' in Middle French Middle French (french: moyen français) is a historical division of the French language French ( or ) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family The Indo-European la ...
, a nonpossessory interest in land *
Account of profits An account of profits (sometimes referred to as an ''accounting for profits'' or simply an ''accounting'') is a type of equitable remedyEquitable remedies are judicial remedies developed by courts of Equity (law), equity from about the time of Henry ...
, a type of equitable remedy in law (also known as an accounting)

Arts, entertainment, and media

* ''Profit'' (magazine), a Canadian business magazine aimed at entrepreneurs * ''Profit'' (TV series), an American TV series starring Adrian Pasdar


Joe Profit Joe Profit (born August 13, 1949) is a former American football running back with the Atlanta Falcons in the National Football League (NFL). He spent two seasons, plus part of a third, on the Atlanta Falcons before moving to the New Orleans Saints ...
(born 1959), former American football player *
Laron Profit Bronta Laron Profit (born August 5, 1977) is an American professional basketball coach and former professional basketball Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangul ...

Laron Profit
(born 1977), professional basketball player *
Richard Profit Richard (Rich) Profit (born 1974) is an English English usually refers to: * English language English is a West Germanic languages, West Germanic language first spoken in History of Anglo-Saxon England, early medieval England, which has e ...
(born 1974), English mountaineer and adventurer *
Park "Profit" Joon-yeong Park Joon-yeong (), better known by his online alias Profit, is a professional South Korean ''Overwatch (video game), Overwatch'' player for the Seoul Dynasty of the Overwatch League (OWL). Prior to the OWL's inception, he played for GC Busan, win ...
, professional ''Overwatch'' player


Profit, United States Virgin Islands Profit is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix, United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands. References

* Populated places in Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands {{SaintCroixVI-geo-stub ...

See also

Prophet (disambiguation) A prophet is a person who is believed to speak through divine inspiration. Prophet or The Prophet may also refer to: People People referred to as "The Prophet" as a title * The Prophet (musician) (born 1968), Dutch gabber and hardstyle DJ ...
* The Profit (disambiguation) * * {{disambiguation, surname