OPS571 Week 5 UOP Operations Forecasting

Business Finance

Operations Forecasting

    • Due Feb 04, 11:59 PM
    • Not Submitted
    • POINTS 7
  • Practice/Simulation/Homework/Game
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Objectives:

Purpose of Assignment

The purpose of this assignment is for students to learn how to apply Operations Forecasting.

Assignment Steps

Resources: Microsoft® Excel®

Select a business operations dataset from the internet or other sources which can be used for forecasting in the University Library.

Develop a minimum of three quantitative forecasts using Microsoft® Excel®.

  • Compare and contrast each quantitative forecast you develop.
  • Choose the one forecast you determine would be the best for the firm and be prepared to explain why you chose this.
  • Evaluate the impact this forecast would have on the firm from a financial metrics standpoint.

Develop a 8-9 slide PowerPoint® with notes report in which you describe your forecasting project including details on all the assignment steps. Attached your Excel® spreadsheet when you submit your assignment.

Format your PowerPoint® with notes assignment consistent with APA guidelines