Quarterly Updates

LPL Financial Research Quarterly Earnings Season Dashboard

Download:

Share:

Source: LPL Financial Research, FactSet 02/21/2020

 

Important Disclosures:

Note: Revenue and earnings growth statistics are a blend of actual results and FactSet consensus forecasts for companies that have not yet reported. Trailing earnings cover the four quarters ending Q4 2019 and include estimates for Q4 2019, while forward earnings cover the four quarters beginning Q1 2020.

Any revenue forecasts presented are based on FactSet consensus. Any earnings forecasts are based on FactSet consensus, plus the long-term historical average for upside to estimates of 3%.

Past performance is not indicative of future results.

The economic forecasts set forth may not develop as predicted.

All indexes are unmanaged and cannot be invested into directly.

 

Tracking #1-954579

LPL Financial Research Q4 2019 Earnings Season Dashboard

  • With 441 S&P 500 Index companies having reported, S&P 500 earnings growth for Q4 2019 is tracking to a roughly 1% year-over-year increase, well above the 2.4% estimated decline as of January 20. Revenue growth of 3.5% represents a 0.9% upside surprise.
  • S&P 500 earnings estimates for 2020 have fallen by only 0.8% since December 31, less than the historical average, helping to solidify the earnings outlook despite the coronavirus outbreak. Technology sector estimates have been especially resilient.

This Research material was prepared by LPL Financial, LLC.

 

Securities and advisory services offered through LPL Financial (LPL), a registered investment advisor and broker-dealer (member FINRA/SIPC). Insurance products are offered through LPL or its licensed affiliates. To the extent you are receiving investment advice from a separately registered independent investment advisor that is not an LPL affiliate, please note LPL makes no representation with respect to such entity.

 

If your financial professional is located at a bank or credit union, please note that the bank/credit union is not registered as a broker-dealer or investment advisor. Registered representatives of LPL may also be employees of the bank/credit union. These products and services are being offered through LPL or its affiliates, which are separate entities from, and not affiliates of, the bank/credit union. Securities and insurance offered through LPL or its affiliates are:

Not Insured by FDIC/NCUA or Any Other Government Agency | Not Bank/Credit Union Guaranteed | Not Bank/Credit Union Deposits or Obligations | May Lose Value

LPL Financial logo

www.finra.org

www.sipc.org

 Member  FINRA / SIPC