Earnings Forecast

Earnings Forecast

The act or process of using certain data to predict future earnings of a publicly-traded company. Earnings forecasts can cause significant changes in share price for companies, since forecasts may influence earnings expectations. Various methods exist for forecasting; experts differ on which ones, if any, work.
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IC Group A/S (CPH:IC) reported on Tuesday that based on the preliminary financial figures for the first three quarters of the financial year, its board of directors has decided to revise upwards the earnings forecast for the financial year 2017/18, which runs until 30 June 2018.
Consequently, the results are consistent with our argument that analyst earnings forecast are more accurate when the firms are led by female CFOs.
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tumbled 12 percent after its third-quarter earnings forecast missed analysts' estimates.
posted increased sales and profits in the fourth quarter., but its share price fell after it missed analyst targets and cut its full-year earnings forecast.
The revised per share earnings forecast is JPY208.85 as against the previous forecast of JPY114.37bn.
The earnings forecast error, earnings management, EVA, Tobin's Q all are the main variables being considered by the investors and managers in capital market.
Table 1 reports a final earnings forecast sample of 11,817 for the Pre-SLUSA sample period.
Moeller-Maersk raised its 2013 earnings forecast yesterday after ...
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revised upward on Thursday its earnings forecast for fiscal 2012 ended in March, citing the recent trend of a weaker yen and the sale of some assets.
Its 2012 earnings forecast also account for better-than-expected investment income during the third quarter.

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