Projection


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Projection

The use of econometric models to forecast the future performance of a company, country, or other financial entity using historical and current information.

Projection

The use of certain data to predict future market movements, economic trends, and other things. Various methods exist for making projections; experts differ on which ones, if any, work. See also: Technical Analysis, Fundamental Analysis, Random Walk Theory.

projection

A forecast of future trends in a business,based on past experiences or on other currently available data. A projection that senior housing needs will increase at 12 percent per year for the next 5 years may form the basis for a pro forma profit and loss statement for development of a retirement community.

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Multimedia design studio Batwin + Robin has designed for "The Christmas Spectacular" for more than 15 years, creating 3D backgrounds and video EFX for Radio City's LED wall, as well as introducing digital projection mapping on the proscenium arches for "Sleigh Ride," "New York at Christmas," "Rag Dolls," and "Living Nativity," as well as the North Pole scene.
Speaking about the new 3D Projection Mapping System, Faisal Ejaz Khan, CIO MCB Bank said, "3D projection provides us a new platform which can be used for enhancing the Bank's corporate brand image, product campaigning, awareness creation and promotion of public narrative or social causes.
Also known as Spatial augmented reality, 3D projection mapping technology is used to turn objects into a display surface for video projection.
The National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia is currently working on revision of prior projections for 2017.
Moreover, persistent headwinds--including ongoing adjustments from the financial crisis--may have kept the projected funds rate below its longer-run projection even when unemployment and inflation projections reached their mandate-consistent levels.
On the matter of terminology, a population projection is strictly any numerical statement about the future of a population whether plausible or not.
The optimum projection angle for achieving the greatest distance in a rugby place kick is not expected to be 45[degrees].
Survey responses indicated that multi-year projection and fiscal planning is widely practiced among the surveyed group (see Exhibit 1).
Forty-five percent of workers who find retirement income projections less than helpful say they either doubt the accuracy of the results or do not understand the projection calculations.