Glossary » Revenue


Revenue refers to the total amount of income generated by a company through sales of goods and services related to its primary operations. It can also be called sales or turnover. Some companies may receive revenue from interest, royalties, or other fees as well. Revenue can either refer to income in general or specifically the amount earned during a certain period of time, for example “last year Company X had revenue of $42 million.”

Revenue is the total amount of income generated by the sale of goods or services related to a company’s primary operations. Sales revenue is income received from selling goods or services over a period of time.