negative earnings surprises Tag

Earnings Expectations on S&P 500 Wow! It seems like this quarterly went by in a flash. There’s been a lot of focus on Greece and lots of head scratching about the timeframe for rates rising. Let’s take a moment and focus on 2Q15 earnings expectations & schedule. 2Q15 earnings season is...

TRADING EARNINGS SEASON  1Q15 GAME PLAN 40% or 200 S&P 500 companies have reported.   The wide divergence between revenues and earnings remains. 70.5% of companies have reported positive earnings surprises of 4.7% (so not quite as high as last week). 44.5% of companies have reported positive revenue surprises.  59.5% reporting...

LOOKING AT EARNINGS 3Q14 RESULTS: 75% of the S&P 500 reported positive earnings 3Q14 showed an average surprise of 5.5% 1. Among the sectors showing positive earnings surprises  above the average result are: Energy               73.6%             9.5% Financials      ...

Revenues Continue to Disappoint On July 20th, the blog entitled "Earnings Disappoint in the Worst Possible Way" covered the weakness in revenues this earnings season. Ed Yardeni’s Earnings Surprise report was used to support this statement. Yardeni Research tracks positive & negative surprises for both earnings and revenue for...