Waterfall is a form of data visualization, which shows how a value increases or decreases to come to a final result based on starting value.
Microsoft Excel does not have waterfall chart but you can create your own by using a stacked column chart type or download the sample workbook. click here to download a sample workbook
In waterfall chart positive values shows upward segments and negative value shows downward segments.
Waterfall Charts are used in:
• Accounting (Profit-Loss chart)
• Accounting (Product Earnings)
• Accounting (Cost Sheet)
• Inventory Analysis
• Sales Analysis
• Feasibility Analysis
• Test Results