plural noun

fi·​nan·​cials fə-ˈnan(t)-shəlz How to pronounce financials (audio)
: financial statistics
reviewed the company's financials

Examples of financials in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sugar23 is shoring up its financials with a couple of key strategic hires. Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter, 13 Feb. 2023 Appreciate how buyers and their advisors will likely assess your financials. David Tobin, Forbes, 10 Feb. 2023 Binance itself has been a black box, offering little information about its financials or even where it is based, the Journal has previously reported. Patricia Kowsmann, WSJ, 8 Feb. 2023 Reuters Former President Donald Trump on Friday dropped his lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James that had attempted to stop her from accessing key portions of his financials. Justin Klawans, The Week, 21 Jan. 2023 Less transparency: There is usually far less data or research available for prospective investors regarding private companies and their financials. Mia Taylor, Fortune, 13 Jan. 2023 At a time when the crypto industry is trying to rebuild trust, auditors who help crypto companies report their financials are backing out of the industry. Quartz, 20 Dec. 2022 Musk’s Twitter reportedly plans to make a few significant changes to its term of service to improve its financials. Chris Smith, BGR, 15 Dec. 2022 The News reached out to the opera, which said a full picture of its current financials would take time to produce. Dallas News, 4 Nov. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1972, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of financials was in 1972

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“Financials.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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