Calculating Markup From Price

Calculating Markup from Price

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6 thoughts on “Calculating Markup From Price

  1. Shouldn’t the formula be: Price=Cost*(1+Markup). Take for example, cost = $1, markup = 50%. Then the formula would be 1*(1+.5)=$1.50, which is the correct selling price at a 50% markup. However, your formula applied to the same example looks like this: $1/(1-.5)=$2, which is incorrect. $1 marked up 50% is not $2!

  2. A fair question, Tac. There are two ways to calculate markup – from Price and from Cost. The formula you describe is for figuring Markup from cost, while this example here is figuring it from the price.

    We do have a formula solver that calculates Markup from Cost, check it out in the “Get More Help” section below.

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