Forecasted sales | Operations Management Papers

Sales of Volkswagen’s popular beetle have grown steadily at auto dealerships in Nevada during the past five years. Using exponential smoothing constant od (a) pf 0.30 and a starting forecast of 415.00, the following sales forecast has been developed.Year Sales Forecasted Sales2005 455 415.002006 502 4272007 518 449.502008 563 470.052009 585 497.94The mad for a forecast developed using exponential smoothing with a=.30 is __sales