Corporate Profits

SeekingAlpha  Sep 30  Comment 
By Wayne Strout: Years ago while at the Wharton School, my research indicated that Corporate Profits adjusted for inventory build was one of several important Reasonably Reliable Leading Indicators regarding future business activity and stock...
SeekingAlpha  Sep 28  Comment 
By Financial Sense: By Cris Sheridan Corporate profit data was released today for the second quarter, showing a broad-based rebound from the weather-induced weakness seen at the beginning of the year. Here's a chart showing eight different...
MarketWatch  Sep 21  Comment 
A rallying U.S. dollar could end up squeezing corporate profits and outlooks this earnings season.
SeekingAlpha  Sep 21  Comment 
By Market Raven: The last real correction for the S&P 500, defined as a 10% decrease in index price, was over two years ago. Since then, there has been a surge of more than 50%. The market has many explanations for this. First, the economy has...  Sep 18  Comment 
The coalitions spending plans for the next parliament are an intensification of austerity, demanding what even the Institute for Fiscal Studies calls unsustainable cuts to public services. Under the coalition, poverty has increased, living...
Wall Street Journal  Sep 14  Comment 
Japan's economy may be struggling, but corporate profits are growing and the nation's stock market is at an eight-month high.  Sep 11  Comment 
Today, negotiators meet in Brussels to finalise an EU-Canada free trade deal, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (Ceta). Like the EU-US deal being discussed, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), Ceta contains a...
SeekingAlpha  Sep 3  Comment 
By Financial Sense: By Cris Sheridan Last month I argued that there was "Still No Sign of a Bear Market" with four charts displaying the following: Strong upward trend in leading economic data Low probability of recession Low...
WA Business News  Aug 31  Comment 
US stock markets brushed off rising tensions over Ukraine and Iraq to push through to new records, underpinned by easy money and steady growth in corporate profits.
SeekingAlpha  Aug 29  Comment 
By Calafia Beach Pundit: In the six years ending June, 2014 (a period which encompasses the worst of the 2008 financial crisis and the entirety of the recovery to date), the after-tax profits of U.S. corporations totaled about $8.9 trillion. This...


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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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