pro forma

(redirected from Proforma)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Pro forma

A financial projection based on assumptions. Also, refers to a statement of income and balance sheets that exclude non-recurring items.

Pro Forma Financial Statement

A financial statement that a company prepares to consider the effects of a potential activity. For example, if a company is considering acquiring another, it may prepare a pro forma financial statement to estimate what effect the acquisition would have on its own financial circumstances. A pro forma financial statement can be part of the risk analysis of a situation. See also: Due diligence.

pro forma

prescribing a set form or procedure. For instance, a pro forma invoice may be sent to a customer in advance of a transaction to facilitate paperwork, or a pro forma projected SOURCES AND USES OF FUNDS STATEMENT may be constructed to show the bank manager the anticipated future financial situation as a basis for negotiating a short-term LOAN.

pro forma

See pro forma statement.

References in periodicals archive ?
We sent an email to the chief editors of all journals for peer review proforma.We received 41 proformas (33 general and 8 specialty journals).The salient features of the proformas are summarized in Table-I.
Proforma serves about 60,000 clients through more than 750 member offices around the globe, backed by more than 130 team members in the Proforma Worldwide Support Center in Cleveland, Ohio.
In addition, MagnetVideo and Proforma will be hosting a free monthly webinar on "10 Online Video Marketing Best Practices" the first Wednesday of every month at 14:00 EST.
Based on the analysis, the data showed a statistically significant difference between the Proforma savings and the actual operating and maintenance expenses for the electric system in Figure 1.
Proforma Mountainview Printing opened :o years ago and offers multiple branding and promotions services including custom printing and business documents as well as eCommerce and multimedia services.
With a business advisor, she created a second proforma for the first few years that told a different story.
Proforma is a franchise of more than 800 distributors in 680 locations.
Proforma recently introduced Pro Vision BPMx, the latest addition to the Pro Vision modeling suite.
According to the group, the core earnings (EBITDAR) decreased to EUR647m compared to a proforma figure of EUR719m in 2003.
NFU vice president Michael Paske said: "The Crop Protection Management Plan proforma is proving to be a valuable management tool and a simple means of delivering increased environmental benefits to water and wildlife.
As a result, the association hired consultants with experience in strategic planning and financial analysis to develop financial-planning tools that decision makers could use with confidence to develop financial proforma models.
This all-in-one, fill-in-the-blanks, easy-to-use land development software package requires only minimal keyboard skills to produce a quick, professional-quality proforma on any parcel of land.