Financial analysts: The rights and the wrongs of forecasting

Posted on by Mike Evans

Analysts as a tribe usually keep quiet when they get things wrong. Most of them got huge portions of egg on their faces after Apple's fourth-quarter results. But Horace Dediu, my favourite number cruncher, is quick to tell us what he got right and what he got wrong. Overall, it's not a bad score and the reasoning behind his estimates is fascinating.

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