Earnings Estimate Progression

Earnings Estimate Progression This chart shows the earnings estimate progression since 2013. For this year, the consensus estimate of EPS growth is currently around 4%. Picture source: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 Operating Earnings per Share

S&P 500 Operating Earnings per Share The S&P 500 quarterly operating earnings per share are Standard & Poors consensus analyst expectations as of 30 June 2019. Picture Source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Earnings Matter, Over the Long Run

Earnings Matter, Over the Long Run Over the long run, equities move with earnings. Currently, there is a big gap between U.S. and Europe earnings. As Warren Buffett said: “for 240 years, it’s been a terrible mistake to bet against America.” See also “Global Earnings since 2006.” Picture source: Cullen Roche

Global Earnings since 2006

Global Earnings since 2006 As Warren Buffett said: “for 240 years, it’s been a terrible mistake to bet against America.” This chart below illustrates it well since 2006. Source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

A Look at Earnings Growth around the World

A Look at Earnings Growth around the World Earnings growth are slowing, but global activity should improve in the second-half of the year. Picture source: Fidelity Investments