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The Outlook For S&P 500 Index Earnings Reflects Strength Through Year-End

May 23, 2017
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1. Today's chart is intended to give investors some visual perspective on where equity analysts think earnings are headed. Earnings estimates are subject to change.
2. From Q1’15 to Q4’17 (see chart), S&P 500 Index earnings are expected to rise from $26.21 per share to an estimated $35.25 per share, or an increase of 34.50%.




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