Economatica - 2nd Quarter Earnings Season Delivers Strong Results

2nd Quarter Earnings Season Delivers Strong Results

We aggregated by sector the EPS results of 3,286 companies that have released their 2nd quarter financials.

As earnings season is winding down, Economatica explores corporate earnings for the second quarter and confirms excellent improvement across the board.

We used the Economatica system to examine the 2nd quarter Earnings Per Share (EPS) numbers so far reported via the companies’ financial statements and compared them to the same quarter a year ago.

Here are the results per sector:

Earnings Per Share
Q2 = Financial Statements dated between April 8 and July 7
EPS reflects earnings over the 3-month period
Median values shown for the sector

Quarter EPS

Out of the total number of reporting companies (3,286) sampled, 68% of the companies reported higher EPS for the quarter than a year ago. This is how the numbers break down per sector:

number of companies with EPS

Economatica helps asset managers, analysts, and other investment professionals conduct fundamental and quantitative analysis with a flexible, easy to use online research platform. Ask us for a free trial today and see how the Economatica system will contribute to making more precise investment decisions.

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive our
exclusive content
as soon as it comes out

RELATED STUDIES

REITs Performance in 2018

In this edition of Value Reports, we examine the Top 25 REITs ranked by Total...

Learn more

November 13, 2018 | By Economatica

The Most Traded Foreign Stocks YTD

Economatica identifies the most traded foreign stocks based on average traded volume in US dollars...

Learn more

November 7, 2018 | By Economatica

October Volatility leads to Long/Short Pairing Opportunities

In this report Economatica’s Pair Trading Module screens 40,000 stock pairs to identify long/short opportunities...

Learn more

October 31, 2018 | By Economatica