August 13, 2020

S&P 500 Earnings Dashboard | Aug 13

by David Aurelio.

Last Update: August 13, 2020

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S&P 500 Aggregate Estimates and Revisions

  • 20Q2 earnings are expected to decrease 33.7% from 19Q2 (the last time it was lower was 2009 Q1’s -35.5%, 2008 Q4’s -67.0% was the lowest on record dating back to 1968). Excluding the energy sector, the earnings growth estimate is -27.2%.
  • Of the 456 companies in the S&P 500 that have reported earnings to date for 20Q2, 81.4% have reported earnings above analyst expectations (this is the highest on record, dating back to 1994, the second highest was 2018 Q2’s 80.2%). This compares to a long-term average of 65% and prior four quarter average of 71%.
  • The 20Q2 blended revenue growth estimate is -9.4% (the last time it was lower was 2009 Q3’s -10.0%, 2009 Q2’s -14.2% was the lowest on record dating back to 1998). Excluding the energy sector, the revenue growth estimate is -4.8%.
  • 62.9% of companies have reported 20Q2 revenue above analyst expectations. This compares to a long-term average of 60% and prior four quarter average of 59%.

S&P 500 Y/Y Earnings Growth Expectation History

S&P 500 Y/Y Growth Rates

S&P 500 Y/Y Earnings Growth Rates by Sector

S&P 500 Y/Y Revenue Growth Rates by Sector

S&P 500 (.SPX): Three Month Close, Forward 4Q P/E, and Trailing 4Q P/E

Major Index Valuation Metrics

S&P 500 Earnings Pre-Announcements

S&P 500 Earnings Dashboard report provides the aggregate earnings performance relative to estimates and growth rates.  Access the full S&P 500 Earnings Scorecard report archives here.

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