Has anyone modified the cost plan to include a new totals row at the bottom for Estimate at Completion (EAC)? The EAC would include Actuals for completed months, and Forecast for current and future months. This way we would not have to rely on reports or other portlets to show a true forecast. We are on 15.2.
In 15.3 and beyond when using the New UX you can actually see Forecast numbers on the cost plans.
Here is a link to the 15.3 OP documentation:
Here is some of the information:
To view the financial status of projects, you can analyze financial plans. For example, you can compare actual costs with planned costs.
Follow these steps:
Open a project and click Financials.
By default, the cost plan that is designated as the Plan of Record (POR) appears.
To view a list of other available plans, click Plan List. Click a plan or click Return to Plan Details.