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Paradoxically, Lower Interest Rates Are a Negative for Banks

August 20, 2019

Normally, investors view declining rates as a positive for banks. In today’s low rate environment, a reduction in rates is more...

By Sean Ryan  |  Companies and Markets

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August 12, 2019

More Than 40% Increase in S&P 500 Companies Citing 'Tariffs' on Earnings Calls in Q2 vs. Q1

During each corporate earnings season, it is not unusual for companies to comment on subjects that had an impact on their...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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August 9, 2019

Earnings Season Update: August 9, 2019

To date, 90% of the companies in the S&P 500 have reported actual results for Q2 2019. In terms of earnings, the percentage of...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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August 5, 2019

Analysts Cut S&P 500 EPS Estimates Within Average Ranges for Q3 in July

How significant is a 1.6% 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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July 29, 2019

S&P 500 Companies with More Global Exposure Reporting Double-Digit Earnings Decline in Q2

Coming into the Q2 earnings season, there were concerns in the market about the impact of the stronger U.S. dollar, slower global...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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July 26, 2019

Earnings Season Update: July 26, 2019

To date, 44% of the companies in the S&P 500 have reported actual results for Q2 2019. In terms of earnings, the percentage of...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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July 22, 2019

Earnings Season Update, July 19, 2019

During the upcoming week, 144 S&P 500 companies (including 10 Dow 30 components) are scheduled to report results for the second...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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