revenue forecast


revenue forecast
revenue forecast UK US noun [C]
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE a calculation of the amount of money that a company will receive from sales during a particular period: »

The internet hosting company revealed that it had missed revenue forecasts by 20%.

TAX a calculation of the amount of money that a government will receive in taxes in a particular period: »

Eleven states, including California, Florida, and New York, have lowered their revenue forecasts for the coming year.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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