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Brian Gilmartin

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Brian Gilmartin's Opinion & Analysis
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Let’s take a quick look at revisions within the S&P 500: fc-eps-estimate-revisions. Hopefully this spreadsheet, which has been updated weekly for years, is helpful to readers. Note how just ...
With just 10 days left in the 3rd quarter, 2016, here is how S&P 500 earnings changed after the Street saw their Q2 ’16 financial results: The important consideration here is that – ...
One Guy” – listening to the Delivering Alpha conference this week with one ear, doing some spreadsheet work, I was really struck by the gloom and doom of just about everyone at the ...
Well. the long expected correction arrived Friday, September 9th, 2016, perhaps due to the 10-Year Treasury yield breaking out of its post-Brexit trading range, and ending the week at 1.67%. Reading ...
Occasionally it helps to take a step back and look at the annual S&P 500 earnings data: 2017: $134.26 – (est) 14% S&P 500 earnings growth expected next year 2016: $117.94 – est. ...
Back in the Spring of 1980, when I was taking my first Money & Banking class, the Fed Funds rate was gyrating from 14% to 20% to 8.5% all in a period of about 6 months, under Paul Volcker’s ...
Basically, the entire S&P 500 has reported their Q2 ’16 earnings, with 497 of the 500 S&P 500 components now reported. Revisions have been fairly positive, as detailed by this ...
Doug Kass, the famed author of “The Edge” column at Jim Cramer’s Street.com and a noted bear who gave the bearish perspective on Berkshire-Hathaway stock (NYSE:BRKb) to Warren ...
Exxon (NYSE:XOM) and Chevron (NYSE:CVX) are the two big giants in the Energy sector. Both companies combine for a whopping 33% weighting within the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSE:XLE) and 28% ...
This weekend, some time was spent looking at how the top 5 stocks in the SP 500 (NYSE:SPY) looked from an earnings and revenue growth perspective. (See above table – market data as of Friday, ...