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forecast

(for′kast″)
To make an informed prediction about a future event based on history, data, and personal experiences and professional judgments.
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Special Industry Machinery--The forecasted loss of casting demand in plastic and printing machinery in '96 is expected to decrease ductile iron consumption in this market sector by 5% in '96 to 88,000 tons.
Based on this estimate, 946,000 tons of cast aluminum is forecasted for use in motor vehicles in 1995, up 4% over 1994 shipments.
Top 10 Fast Growth HLS Industry Sectors - Revenues of 10 HLS industry sectors are forecasted to grow by 60% to 400% during 2007-2011.
In total, lower product margins are forecasted to reduce third quarter earnings by approximately five cents per diluted share.
Currently, Actuals continue to increase above and in parallel to the forecasted demand.
Currently, actual wafer sales are realigning with Advanced Forecasting's forecasted underlying demand (8).
The inclusion of the above forecast should not be regarded as a representation by the Company that the forecasted results will be achieved.
It covers the Semiconductor and Semiconductor Equipment fields, organized by source, date of publication, the forecasted value for each period, and actual market data.