English translation: impact on earnings

German term or phrase:Ergebnisauswirkung
English translation:impact on earnings
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10:42 Oct 3, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Accounting
German term or phrase: Ergebnisauswirkung
Inventory management:
"Der ausgedruckte Bericht dient als Buchungsbeleg und zeigt die absolute Ergebnisauswirkung der Inventurbuchung"
Is there a specific English term here for Ergebnisauswirkung?
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4 +1impact on earnings
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3 +2Effect on P&L
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Effect on P&L

...or maybe "effect on the balance sheet"; I'm not aware of any more "official" or specific expression - this would be my bet.

Derived with help from Schäfer, WirtschaftsWB.

David Moore
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agree  RobinB: or: "effect on earnings" (or simply "earnings/P&L effect"), but *not* on the balance sheet, which doesn't involve earnings. I don't like "impact" because it often has negative connotations.
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agree  TonyTK: wiv Robin
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agree  KirstyMacC (X): my pref. trans. and Googles almost 2 mill. times.
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