Corporate Profits

Clusterstock  Apr 19  Comment 
Large investors are getting a bit skeptical about the "Trump boom." Much like the jump in consumer and business confidence, there has been a surge in the number of fund managers expecting an uptick in global economic growth, inflation, and...
Forbes  Apr 2  Comment 
The S&P 500 now sports a price-to-earnings ratio of more than 26 - a huge number at a time when corporate profits are actually down more than 5% since 2014.
MarketWatch  Mar 30  Comment 
The U.S. grew slightly faster at a 2.1% pace in the fourth quarter and corporate profits continued to rebound, according to a fresh look at how the economy performed at the end of 2016.
Wall Street Journal  Mar 30  Comment 
U.S. corporate profits extended their rebound in late 2016 as the broader economy remained on a trajectory of steady, modest growth.
SeekingAlpha  Mar 30  Comment  Mar 26  Comment 
US president’s failure to win backing for his repeal of Obamacare has delivered a dose of reality to the markets Wall Street’s uncritical love affair with Donald Trump is over. For five months, traders have swallowed whole the idea that the...
MarketWatch  Mar 22  Comment 
Remember how 2017 was going to be the year that fiscal policy took over from monetary policy in driving economic growth and, presumably, corporate profits?
Financial Times  Mar 19  Comment 
Analysts pare down forecasts for 2017 at a time when S&P 500 is at near record highs
Wall Street Journal  Mar 5  Comment 
European shares are lagging behind the global equity rally despite recovering regional growth and corporate profits, highlighting international anxiety over the continent’s fractious politics.


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Corporate profits equal to the total accounting profits received by household sector for supplying entrepreneurship services to corporations. They are the official item in the National Income and Product Accounts maintained by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. This is one of the five official factor payments that make up national income.[1]


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