comparability comparability  /ˌkɑm pə rə ˈbɪ lɪ ti/


  • (n) qualities that are comparable



  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results

    Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. reported second quarter 2013 EPS of $0.76 compared to $0.83 in the prior year period. Excluding unrealized commodity mark-to-market losses and certain items affecting comparability in both years, Core EPS were $0.84 compared to $0.85 in the prior year period.
    on July 24, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "If we allow these executives that setup such large bankruptcies and such large business failures, and if they have some criminal comparability, then they need to pay a price because it sends the wrong message (if they don't)," Watkins said....
    on Feb 19, 2004 By: Sherron Watkins Source:

  2. "For our 2020 target to be representative of our fair share, other developed countries will need to set higher targets. Alternatively, New Zealand will need to reduce its target to ensure comparability," Smith said.
    on Jan 31, 2010 By: Nick Smith Source: AFP

  3. Scott Garrett, president and chief executive officer, said, "The fourth quarter of 2006 marked the return of meaningful revenue comparability for the first time since we changed our leasing policy, which spreads revenue recognition over the life of...
    on Feb 8, 2007 By: Scott Garrett Source: Yahoo! News (press release)

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