Forward earnings

Forward earnings are an estimate of a next period’s earnings of a company, usually to completion of the current fiscal year and sometimes of the following fiscal year. Forward earnings are modeled by analysts, often with the assistance of “guidance” by management, which will project near-term revenues, margins, tax rates, and other financial data for investors under safe harbor statements—Read more at Investopedia. Kenton, Will. “Forward Earnings.” 22 February 2019