The forecasting textbooks for business analytics.

Praise for the book

"The book is a little gem"
— FORESIGHT, The International Journal of Applied Forecasting

"An excellent primer"
— John Seymour, John the Math Guy

"This book was the perfect resource!"
— Debra Hunter

"One of the best intro books on time series and forecasting I have ever seen"  


  • Indian R edition now available! Practical Time Series Forecasting with R is now also printed in India! The Indian edition can be purchased from, with short shipping times and low shipping cost in ...
    Posted Feb 17, 2016, 11:04 PM by Boaz Shmueli
  • UNC Chapel Hill course uses both editions Prof. Eric Ghysels' course "Forecasting Techniques with Business Applications" at UNC Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School is offering students the option to use the R or XLMiner versions of ...
    Posted Dec 24, 2015, 6:01 PM by Galit Shmueli
  • New R edition at Darden School of Business Prof. Casey Lichtendahl's "Data Science in Business" course at Darden School of Business will be using the new textbook Practical Time Series Forecasting with R this Fall.
    Posted Aug 23, 2015, 5:14 PM by Galit Shmueli
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Excel-based Edition (2012)

Global Edition

Indian and Chinese editions

R Edition (2015)

Practical Time Series Forecasting with R

Global Edition

Indian Edition

Why choose Practical Time Series Forecasting?

—  A new business-analytics approach to time-series forecasting
—  A good balance between theory and practice
—  Plenty of real-world examples
—  Hands-on exercises
—  Affordable and globally available
—  Paperback and Kindle editions
—  Written by author of top-selling Data Mining Book for Business Intelligence
—  The perfect companion for data scientists