pro forma


Description of financial statements that have one or more assumptions or hypothetical conditions built into the data. Often used with balance sheets and income statements.

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I did not like using a pro forma because I knew there were a lot of assumptions involved with it.

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After talking with our chief financial officer for many hours, it became readily apparent that his worksheets were full of pro forma.

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When my company issued its financial statements, my boss made clear to investors that the statements included some pro forma assumptions about the economy.

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