RE: AP style for negative numbers?

Subject: RE: AP style for negative numbers?
From: Linda Stark <stark_linda -at- att -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 9 May 2012 21:12:46 -0500

Thanks to all who responded so promptly. I really appreciate it.

I decided to go with "...negative NPV of $???" It seems to make sense and sure is better than those parentheses, which are commonly used in accounting. I'd expect them on a table or in a graphic, but not in straight text.

Now to fix that one last sentence and this paper is finally finished.

Thanks again, all! You're the best!

Linda S. Stark
Stark Clarity, LLC
621 SW 160th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73170
405.759.3974 / 405.410.8520

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