Ch 15: Business & Financial Forecasting

About This Chapter

By going through each lesson in this chapter, you will get a thorough review of business and financial forecasting. When you complete each lesson, take our the corresponding quiz to assess your knowledge of the material.

Business & Financial Forecasting - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

In this chapter, we will go over some of the basics of business and financial forecasting. You'll explore the forecasting process and why it's important. Some of the other topics that will be covered in the lessons include:

  • Different models and methods of business forecasting
  • Steps involved in business forecasting
  • Application of ratios and other mathematic information to financial forecasting
  • How bias and errors affect forecasting

What is Forecasting in Business? - Definition & Models Evaluate the different types of models that are used in forecasting in business.
Business Forecasting: Methods & Analysis Consider how business forecasting methods are applied and the correct way to analyze them.
Important Ratios in Financial Forecasting Analyze ratios related to components such as leverage, productivity and value.
Accuracy & Error in Financial Forecasting Explain forecast accuracy and the different types of error that can affect a model.

Chapter Practice Exam
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