Define: Preliminary Announcement

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Definition: Preliminary Announcement

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The first announcement by a listed company of it’s profit for the most recent accounting period. Precedes the publication of the full annual report. The announcement is made to the entire stock market so that all investors receive information at the same time.

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Preliminary Announcement. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 15, 2019
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Preliminary Announcement. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 15, 2019).
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This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.