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Intermodal Displaces Coal As King of the Rails

August 14, 2018

U.S. railroads are an integral component in the movement of goods both within the U.S. and to and from the rest of the world.

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |   Market and Economics

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August 14, 2018

Intermodal Displaces Coal As King of the Rails

U.S. railroads are an integral component in the movement of goods both within the U.S. and to and from the rest of the world.

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |   Market and Economics

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August 13, 2018

Market Rewarded S&P 500 Companies Reporting Positive EPS Surprises in Q2

In both Q2 2017 and Q4 2017, the price reaction to positive EPS surprises was negative on average.

By John Butters  |   Companies and Earnings

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August 10, 2018

S&P 500 Companies with More Global Exposure Reported Higher Earnings & Sales Growth in Q2

The blended earnings growth rate for the S&P 500 for Q2 2018 was 24.6%

By John Butters  |   Companies and Earnings

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August 9, 2018

How Cloud-Based Innovation is Fueling Digital Transformation in the FSI Industry

We are seeing a mind shift on the technology side of FSI corporations too.

By Praveen S. Rawat  |   Technology and Tips

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August 7, 2018

Global Growth Will Remain Strong in 2018, But Risks Are Looming

Global GDP growth is currently projected to increase from an estimated 3.7% in 2017 to 3.9% in 2018 and 2019.

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |   Market and Economics

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August 6, 2018

Smaller Cuts Than Average to S&P 500 EPS Estimates for Q3 in July

How significant is a 0.6% decline in the bottom-up EPS estimate during the first month of a quarter? How does this decrease...

By John Butters  |   Companies and Earnings

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