Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)

The term “cost of goods sold” or COGS” denotes the total cost associated with the production of a product – including materials and labor.

Comparing a company’s COGS to its gross revenue helps investors understand a company’s gross margin – its true revenue after deducting production costs.

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