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


Net Profit Margin Improves in 2018

Using the Economatica system we examined the year-end results for 2018 and found improvement in...

Learn more

March 14, 2019 | By Economatica

Equity Beta and Asset Beta by Sector

Using the Economatica system, we explore capital structure, equity beta, and asset beta across key...

Learn more

March 7, 2019 | By Economatica

Evolution of Enterprise Multiple of the S&P 500

Using the Economatica system we calculated the EV/EBITDA (ttm) multiple for key sectors in the...

Learn more

February 28, 2019 | By Economatica