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Indicators Point to Fed Rate Hike Ahead of September Meeting

September 25, 2018

We have seen seven increases in the fed funds rate since December 2015, bringing the target rate range to 1.75-2.0%.

By Shreya A. Mehta  |  Market and Economics

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September 24, 2018

Are Fewer Companies Issuing Quarterly EPS Guidance Since Comments from Buffett and Dimon?

As of today, 98 S&P 500 companies have issued EPS guidance for the third quarter.

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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September 21, 2018

Highest Percentage of Negative EPS Preannouncements for S&P 500 Since Q1 2016

The term “guidance” (or “preannouncement”) is defined as a projection or estimate for EPS provided by a company in advance of the...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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September 18, 2018

Could a Quality Tilt On An Equal-Weighted Benchmark Protect Investors from the FAANGs?

What can investors do to capture the upside offered by FAANG while hedging against potential downturns?

By Dimitri Kyriakou  |  Companies and Earnings

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September 17, 2018

Back to School Retail: Who Makes the Grade in 2018?

With much of the “back-to-school” shopping now finished, which retailers in the S&P 500 are expected to be the top performers in...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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September 7, 2018

Record-High Percentage of S&P 500 Companies Beat EPS Estimates for Q2

During the past year, 75% of the companies in the S&P 500 have reported EPS above the mean estimate on average.

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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September 4, 2018

Smallest Difference Between Non-GAAP EPS and GAAP EPS for DJIA Since 2016

What was the median difference between non-GAAP EPS and GAAP EPS for companies in the DJIA for Q2 2018? How did this difference...

By John Butters  |  Companies and Earnings

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