Forecasts Miss the Mark


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Eighty-four percent of financial forecasts were less than 95% accurate, according to the “Global Planning Survey” by Cartesis ( www.cartesis.com ) of 282 companies with revenues of more than $100 million in the United States, United Kingdom, France and Germany.

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