Questions tagged [budgeting]
Budgets in corporate finance are forward plans in Capital and Operating streams. Capital budgets for large cash flows in fixed assets and investments. Operating budgets for revenues and expenses. Budgeting is relevant to Quant Finance as a budget is the outcome of a forecasting model. Executives are incentived to make or exceed budgets and so future stock prices may also be influenced or inferred. Questions related to calculation methods are welcome.