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## How do you calculate gross investment and net investment?

**Net investment = gross investment – capital depreciation**. If gross investment is higher than depreciation, then net investment will be positive. This means that businesses will have a higher productive capacity and can meet rising demand in the future.

## What are gross investments?

Gross investment consists of **gross fixed investment, plus net investment in stocks and work in progress**. Gross investment is distinguished from net investment, which measures the change in the capital stock after allowing for capital consumption.

## What is the formula of investment?

You may calculate the return on investment using the formula: **ROI = Net Profit / Cost of the investment * 100** If you are an investor, the ROI shows you the profitability of your investments. If you invest your money in mutual funds, the return on investment shows you the gain from your mutual fund schemes.

## What is a gross investment example?

Gross investment is **the amount a company has invested in an asset or business without factoring in depreciation**. … For example, a company buys a car for $5,000 that has depreciated by $3,000 after three years. In year three, the gross investment is $5,000 and the net investment is $2,000.

## How do you calculate investment in economics?

Thus investment is everything that remains of total expenditure after consumption, government spending, and net exports are subtracted (i.e. **I = GDP − C − G − NX** ).

## What does 30% ROI mean?

A ROI figure of 30% from one store looks better than one of 20% from another for example. The 30% though may be over three years as opposed to the 20% from just the one, thus **the one year investment** obviously is the better option.