Beginning Excel What-If Data Analysis Tools

Getting Started with Goal Seek, Data Tables, Scenarios, and Solver

  • Authors
  • Paul┬áCornell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Pages 1-19
  3. Pages 21-38
  4. Pages 39-58
  5. Pages 59-107
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 131-167

About this book

Introduction

Excels what-if data analysis tools let you experiment with your data to project future results. In turn, these predictions will lead to better decision making and unlock the mystery of many business analysis scenarios. For example, what-if data analysis tools will enable you to forecast how lowering the price per unitwhile increasing projected unit salesmight affect your profit margins.

Beginning Excel What-If Data Analysis Tools explores the use of Goal Seek, Data Tables, Scenarios, and Solver to help you get insight on your data. This book is focused and to the point, and it provides tutorial treatment of what-if tools in a practical, hands-on manner.

Keywords

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