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pro for·ma

 (prō fôr′mə)
adj.
1. Done as a formality; perfunctory.
2. Provided in advance so as to prescribe form or describe items: a pro forma copy of a document.

[New Latin prō fōrmā : prō, for the sake of + fōrmā, ablative of fōrma, form.]

pro forma

(ˈprəʊ ˈfɔːmə)
adj
prescribing a set form or procedure
adv
performed in a set manner
[Latin: for form's sake]

pro for•ma

(proʊ ˈfɔr mə)
adj.
1. done as a matter of form or for the sake of form: a pro forma apology.
2. Also, pro•for′ma. provided in advance of shipment and merely showing the description and quantity of goods shipped without terms of payment: a pro forma invoice.
[1565–75; < Latin]

pro forma

A Latin phrase meaning for the sake of form, used to describe something that is done perfunctorily or automatically.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pro forma - as a formality only; "a one-candidate pro forma election"
formal - being in accord with established forms and conventions and requirements (as e.g. of formal dress); "pay one's formal respects"; "formal dress"; "a formal ball"; "the requirement was only formal and often ignored"; "a formal education"
Adv.1.pro forma - in a set manner without serious attention; "they answered my letter pro forma"; "he kissed her cheek perfunctorily"
Translations

pro forma

[ˌprəʊˈfɔːmə]
A. ADJ [compliance, implementation] → puramente formal
B. CPD pro forma invoice Nfactura f detallada que precede a la entrega
pro forma letter Ncarta f estándar

pro forma

[ˌprəʊˈfɔːrmə] adj
pro forma invoice → facture f pro forma

pro forma (invoice)

pro forma

[ˈprəʊˈfɔːmə] adv pro forma invoicefattura proforma
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A Pro Forma financial statement typically includes projections for the future, including net revenue, cash flow, expenses and anticipated profits.
North American Cannabis filed a pro forma financial statement disclosure following the acquisition.
Given this variability, a more frequent collection of the pro forma financial statement is necessary for CMS to actively monitor each CO-OP's financial viability and sustainability.
The first Pro Forma Financial Statement is the Income Statement, shown in Figure 1.
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On May 2, 2017, Sherwin-Williams filed a Current Report on Form 8-K containing unaudited 2016 pro forma financial statements reflecting the acquisition of Valspar.
DowDuPont today filed historical unaudited pro forma financial statements that give effect to the Merger Transaction, provide quarterly pro forma financial information aligned to DowDuPonts new reportable segments and incorporate reporting practices that provide additional visibility into the underlying performance of the Company.
MetLife expects to file pro forma financial statements on Form 8-K with the US Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with the spin-off.
Had Lyondell owned 100 percent of the refinery for the first six months of 2006, and had the new crude oil contract been in place, the company's unaudited pro forma financial statements indicate that pro forma net income would have increased from $450 million to $640 million, or $1.