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With about 60% of the S&P 500 having reported Q4 ’15 financial results, S&P 500 earnings growth “ex-Energy” is +2.10%, with revenue growth just barely positive at +0.90%. ...
With two weeks left in the S&P 500 Q4 ’15 earnings reporting season (the quarter end is unofficially thought to conclude with Wal-Mart’s (N:WMT) earnings report every quarter), ...
S&P 500 earnings data By the Numbers (source – Thomson Reuters) Forward 4-quarter estimate this week fell to $123.06 vs. $124.53 The P.E ratio as of Friday, January 29, was 15.7(x) The PEG ...
In a word, I would say, “No”. But it’s being played up in the financial media like the recent PowerBall Lottery grand prize. Could the S&P 500 and NASDAQ correct 20%- 25%? ...
With about 15% of the S&P 500 having reported Q4 ’15 earnings as of Friday, January 22nd, 2016, we will have heard from about 85% of the S&P 500 by Friday, February 12th, 2016, so the ...
The reversal in the Russell 2000 and biotechs yesterday was pretty significant since these groups have been leading us lower along with Energy, Basic Materials and Transports. These timely ...
Little noticed this past week, with the seemingly never-ending selling to the S&P 500, was that the S&P 500 closed Friday, January 8th, 2016 at 1,922, opened Monday morning at roughly 1,900, ...
The S&P 500 fell 2.5% yesterday, and is down 5% in the last week. With the S&P 500 down about 7.5% YTD already, needless to say, this wasn’t the start expected to 2016. At a Chicago CFA ...
During one of those famous Illinois winter cold snaps about 4-5 years ago, a friend of mine, Tom, was driving from Chicago to Springfield, Illinois, in his big, honking, 4-door Lexus. He hit some ...
The bullet points shows historical and projected S&P 500 dollar estimates and growth rates from 2011 through 2017. 2017 est: $142.82 or +12% y/y EPS growth 2016 est: $126.91 or +8% 2015 est: ...