S&P 500 Earnings Estimates

S&P 500 Earnings Estimates Morgan Stanley’s projections for S&P 500 earnings per share in 2024 and 2025 stand at $229 and $266, respectively. These forecasts suggest a promising outlook for both growth and profitability. Image: Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

U.S. Economic Growth vs. S&P 500 EPS Growth

U.S. Economic Growth vs. S&P 500 EPS Growth Economic growth is a driver of earnings growth, as it creates opportunities for businesses to expand their operations, increase sales, and generate higher profits. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

Real S&P 500 Index and Periods to Breakeven

Real S&P 500 Index and Periods to Breakeven The timing of your investment journey can significantly impact your future outcomes, and even with the Fed’s interventions, recovering from a bear market can take a considerable amount of time. Image: Real Investment Advice

S&P 500 – Change in Liquidity

S&P 500 – Change in Liquidity Will the support given to U.S. equities through the increase in net liquidity since March 2023 persist until the end of the year? Image: Morgan Stanley Research

S&P 500 Index and Technical Score

S&P 500 Index and Technical Score The current reading of 94.59 indicates that the U.S. stock market is significantly overbought, causing concern among investors who anticipate a potential correction in the near future. Image: Real Investment Advice

S&P 500 and Zweig Breadth Thrust

S&P 500 and Zweig Breadth Thrust The Zweig Breadth Thrust, which is a rare occurrence, has historically been a strong indicator of S&P 500 performance over the next 6 and 12 months, with an average increase in value of 23.3% one year later since 1945. Image: Carson Investment Research

Truck Tonnage vs. S&P 500 Index

Truck Tonnage vs. S&P 500 Index The Truck Tonnage Index decreased 3.5% in January. Trucks represent 72.5% of U.S. freight and serve as a barometer of the U.S. economy. This chart shows that the U.S. stock market tends to increase in line with the physical size and expansion of the U.S. economy (R² = 0.83…

Median S&P 500 Stock Short Interest as % of Market Capitalization

Median S&P 500 Stock Short Interest as % of Market Capitalization The S&P 500’s median short interest level remains low, suggesting that market participants are generally optimistic, or at least, not strongly bearish about the future performance of the S&P 500. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

S&P 500 Level and EPS

S&P 500 Level and EPS Goldman Sachs has set a new year-end 2024 price target of 5,200 for the S&P 500 index, alongside an expectation for the S&P 500 EPS to reach $241 by the close of 2024. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

S&P 500 Weekly Announced Buybacks

S&P 500 Weekly Announced Buybacks U.S. share buyback authorization announcements continue to grow and remain robust, reflecting the confidence of S&P 500 companies in their financial positions and their commitment to returning value to shareholders. Image: Deutsche Bank Asset Allocation