Dictionary Term

Historical Data


Historical data is digital information outlining activity, conditions and trends in a company’s past. Historical data is often archived, and may be held in non-volatile, secondary storage. Historical data can be useful in helping to predict the future of a company and a market, as when conducting predictive analyses.

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