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Earnings Outlook: Archive

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Previewing the Q2 Earnings Season

Total Q2 earnings for the S&P 500 index are expected to be up +18.3%

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Looking Ahead to the Q2 Earnings Season

Currently, Q2 is expected to post double-digit earnings growth for 10 of the 16 Zacks sectors.

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Earnings Picture Good, But Not Improving

Analysts have been hesitant to raise their estimates for Q2.

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Revisions Trend Fails to Impress

While growth in Q1 has been very strong, analysts have been hesitant to raise their estimates for Q2.

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Strong Retail Sector Earnings Growth

Retail earnings and revenue growth is on track to be notably above other historical periods.

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Why Stocks Didn't React Positively to Strong Q1 Earnings?

We discuss why the market has shrugged the all-around earnings and revenue beats this earnings season.

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A Critical Look at the Q1 Earnings Season

The growth picture coming out the Q1 earnings season is impressive, but there is no improvement in expectations for the current and coming quarters.

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All-Around Earnings Strength

Total Q1 earnings for the 343 S&P 500 companies that have reported results already are up +24% from the same period last year on +9.5% higher revenues.

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Q1 Earnings Growth Strongest in 7 Years

Total Q1 earnings for the 154 S&P 500 companies that have reported results already are up +25.4% from the same period last year on +10.3% higher revenues.

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Can Tech Earnings Live Up to Expectations?

We discuss the possibility of Tech sector earnings failing to live up to elevated market expectations.

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Strong Start to Q1 Earnings Season

Total Q1 earnings for the 52 S&P 500 companies that have reported results already are up +27.9% from the same period last year on +10.7% higher revenues.

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Bank Earnings in the Spotlight

The Finance sector is expected to have a very strong showing in Q1.

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Looking Ahead to the Q1 Earnings Season

Earnings growth is expected to be in double-digit territory 11 of the 16 Zacks sectors.

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Handicapping the Q1 Earnings Season

Total Q1 earnings for the S&P 500 index are expected to be up +15.9%

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A Very Positive Earnings Picture

The Q4 earnings season turned out to be really impressive.

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Best Earnings Season in Years

Q4 has seen an above-average proportion of companies beating both EPS and revenue estimates.

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Q4 Earnings Season Scorecard

Q4 has produced a materially better performance relative to what we have been seeing from the same group of companies in other recent periods.

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What's Driving Q1 Estimates Higher?

The positive revisions trend for the current and coming quarters is one of the most significant factors this earnings season.

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Standout Features of the Q4 Earnings Season

Strong revenue momentum, an above-average proportion of positive surprises, and an unusually positive revisions trend.

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Strong Tech Sector Earnings

We discuss the Q4 earnings season, with a focus on the Tech sector's performance.

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A Very Strong Earnings Picture

Earnings growth is expected to be positive for 14 of the 16 Zacks sectors.

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Four Things to Know About the Q4 Earnings Season

There is clear momentum on the revenue side, both in terms of growth as well as more numerous revenue beats.

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Q4 Earnings Season Scorecard

We discuss the Q4 earnings season and the impact of tax law changes on earnings expectations.

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Tax Cuts Pushing Earnings Estimates Higher

We are off to a good start in the Q4 earnings season.

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Looking Past Noisy Bank Earnings

We will be seeing plenty of tax related one-time charges in the Banking sector.

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