Definition of 'capital expenditure'
Example sentences containing 'capital expenditure'
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The advantage of most hosted solutions is the limited capital expenditure required. Computing (2010)Airbnb puts them down to factors like wages and higher capital expenditure. The Sun (2016)Businesses are cautious about investing and capital expenditure was flat after a 0.1 per cent decline in the previous three months. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The majority expected to cut company spending in 2017, though hiring and capital expenditure intentions improved slightly on three months earlier. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Senior managers are continuously bombarded with requests for funds for capital expenditures. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Capital expenditure will be cut back this year and the pace of the refit programme could slow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is looking to almost halve its $9 billion planned capital expenditure budget. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We would rather they had kept some of the capital expenditure because there is evidence that is where you make progress towards economic recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Access to credit is vital, but this alone will not promote a recovery in capital expenditure by business. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He also suggests making sure there is a contingency fund to cover hefty capital expenditure, such as the resurfacing of a driveway. Times, Sunday Times (2009)First, some critics have argued that the two numbers are not comparable because they contain different amounts of current and capital expenditure. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The Government has not helped by weighting its meagre capital expenditure towards the South. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The company nearly halved capital expenditure to 61 million and said it was on track to cut costs by 60 million this year. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There is a Plan B that combines the discipline of austerity with the stimulus of capital expenditure. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The US broker cites the risk of rising capital expenditure in Rajasthan. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In the end, both will need to satisfy the company's capital expenditure objectives although the scale of risk with each is very different. Finance for the Non-Financial Manager (1989)
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