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Koszty gotowosci

English translation: fixed costs

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03:48 May 20, 2001
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
Polish term or phrase: Koszty gotowosci
A sub-heading in a financial document.
Alexander Kudriavtsev
Local time: 04:38
English translation:fixed costs
Explanation:
Probably 'fixed costs' i.e. ones that do not vary with output (the volume of goods produced); costs that have to be paid whether anything is produced or not.
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Teresa Jaczewska
Local time: 02:38
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nafixed costs
Teresa Jaczewska
nareadiness expenses
Vidmantas Stilius


  

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2 hrs
readiness expenses


Explanation:
Found on google.com:

During the quarter, the company’s stock repurchase program remained active, with the Company purchasing over 900,000 shares of stock for $33.2 million. Approximately $217 million remained available for repurchase as of June 30, 1999. Equifax has continued to repurchase its stock during the third quarter of 1999.

During the quarter Equifax incurred Year 2000 readiness expenses of about $5.0 million after tax, or $.035 per share. The 1998 acquisitions in Brazil diluted earnings by about $.02 per share. Revenue growth for the quarter, excluding acquisitions and divestitures, was in the mid-single digits.




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Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 03:38
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
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4 hrs
fixed costs


Explanation:
Probably 'fixed costs' i.e. ones that do not vary with output (the volume of goods produced); costs that have to be paid whether anything is produced or not.


    Dictionary of Business English by J.H. Adam
Teresa Jaczewska
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Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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