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In Risk Management, Fear Is a Step to Investment Wisdom

December 11, 2018

Fears are the manifestations of those uncertainties and risks that we fail to evaluate well and which we cannot monitor or...

By Boryana Racheva-Iotova  |  Performance and Risk

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December 10, 2018

Do Industry Analysts Believe the S&P 500 Will Close Above 3000 at the End of 2019?

How accurate have industry analysts been in predicting the final value of the S&P 500?

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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December 7, 2018

Do Industry Analysts Predict the S&P 500 Will Report Record-High EPS in 2019?

Analysts overestimated the final value in 14 of the 20 years and underestimated the final value in the other six years.

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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December 4, 2018

Which Factors May Negatively Impact Revenue and Earnings Growth in Q4?

Given the many concerns in the market, did companies in the Dow 30 discuss specific factors that had a negative impact on their...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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November 30, 2018

Largest Cuts to S&P 500 EPS Estimates Since Q1 2017

During the past five years (20 quarters), the average decline in the bottom-up EPS estimate during the first two months of a...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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November 29, 2018

Earnings Insight: Q3'18 by the Numbers [Infographic]

Read on to discover which sectors saw the most growth and which economic events dominated earnings calls in the third quarter of...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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November 26, 2018

As Price of Oil Falls, Are Analysts Too Optimistic on Energy Earnings for 2019?

Over the past 20 years, the correlation coefficient between the daily forward 12-month EPS estimate for the Energy sector and the...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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