This is not turning out to be a merry earnings season.
Analysts expect S&P 500
Then again, there are bright spots, and even though this earnings season is young, with only 12% of S&P 500 companies reporting results through Monday, we’ve listed the 10 companies with the fastest growth of sales per share.
Here’s an unpleasant comparison of earnings expectations for the third quarter of 2015 versus a year earlier:
|S&P 500 sector||Expected EPS growth - Q3 2015||EPS growth - Q3 2014|
|Source: S&P Capital IQ|
So all sectors are expected to fare considerably worse than last year, except for consumer discretionary and telecommunication services. Financials are expected to...