3/27/2013

Profit margin is increasing in the private sector, according to Sageworks, with net margin reaching 7.6% in the past six months, compared with 4.6% in the same period the previous year. Some industries, such as leasing and renting of machinery and equipment, have seen much higher performance. Net profit margin for companies in that sector reached 18.5%, 143% higher than for a typical private company.

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