Concerned with or making provision for the future: forward-looking educators; a forward-looking corporate plan. (adjective)
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Use "forward-looking" in a sentence
"Today's call and webcast contains statements about future events and expectations that are characterized as forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable security laws."
"Turning to page two of the presentation, I need to inform you that comments made during this conference call may contain statements that are commonly referred to as forward-looking statements."
"The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a "safe harbor" to encourage companies to provide prospective information, so long as those informational statements are identified as forward-looking and are accompanied by meaningful cautionary statements identifying important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those included in the forward-looking statements."