pro forma financial statements


pro forma financial statements
A firm's financial statements as adjusted to reflect a projected or planned transaction. " What-if" analysis. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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  • Pro forma financial statements — Financial statements as adjusted to reflect a projected or planned transaction. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • pro-forma financial statements — Financial statements for a period prepared before the end of the period, which therefore contain estimates …   Accounting dictionary

  • pro forma — pro for·ma /prō fȯr mə/ adj [Latin, for the sake of form] 1: made or carried out in a perfunctory manner or as a formality 2: provided or made in advance to describe items or projections a pro forma invoice Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law.… …   Law dictionary

  • Pro forma — The term pro forma (Latin as a matter of form ) is a term applied to practices that are , or seek to satisfy the minimum requirements or to conform to a convention or doctrine. It has different meanings in different fields. Accounting In… …   Wikipedia

  • Pro Forma — A Latin term meaning for the sake of form . In the investing world, it describes a method of calculating financial results in order to emphasize either current or projected figures. Pro forma financial statements could be designed to reflect a… …   Investment dictionary

  • pro forma. — A Latin expression meaning for form’s sake or as a matter of form. For example, pro forma financial statements contain assumed or estimated amounts, and pro forma invoices are sent to customers to elicit payments in advance of the dispatch of the …   Auditor's dictionary

  • Pro forma statement — A financial statement showing the forecast or projected operating results and balance sheet, as in pro forma income statements, balance sheets, and statements of cash flows. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * pro forma statement UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • pro forma statement — A financial statement showing the forecast or projected operating results and balance sheet, as in pro forma income statements , balance sheets, and statements of cash flows . Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * pro forma statement UK US noun… …   Financial and business terms

  • Pro-Forma Forecast — A financial forecast based on pro forma income statements, balance sheet and/or cash flows. Pro forma forecasts are usually created from pro forma financials, which are forecasted using basic forecasting procedures. Often, revenues will provide… …   Investment dictionary

  • pro forma statements — pro formas or pro forma statements Financial information, often just balance sheets, prepared by adjusting a recent financial report to show the effect of recent or planned changes. Projected financial statements. American Banker Glossary …   Financial and business terms