We expect another solid quarter of earnings growth, but a third straight double-digit increase for S&P 500 profits appears unlikely.
Last week’s tax proposal presented real progress. For much of this year we have been espousing what has felt like a minority view...
Update on Growth and Value Stocks
The LPL Research Corporate Beige Book Barometer — our measure of corporate sentiment that reflects an analysis of earnings conference call transcripts — shows that companies remained generally upbeat during the second quarter earnings season.
Overseas earnings were even better than expected during the first quarter (Q1) of 2017.