Category Archives: US Stock Market

More S&P500 Companies Giving Positive EPS Growth Guidance

For Q2 2017, 75 companies in the S&P500 have issued negative EPS guidance and 37 companies in the S&P500 have issued positive EPS guidance. While the number of companies issuing negative EPS is slightly below the 5-year average (79), the … Continue reading

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SP500 vs Bonds- Jaws of Death?

This kind of diversion between equities and bonds usually does not end well for equities. The above chart plots S&P500 index vs Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (NYSEARCA:BND). The divergence starts from Nov 2016 and appears to be peaking out.

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Nasdaq Yearly Highs and Lows

Year 52 Wk High Date 52 Wk Low Date 2016 5,058.06 1st-Jan 4,209.764 12th-Feb 2015 5,229.00 22nd-Jul 4,292.144 25th-Aug 2014 4,814.95 27th-Dec 3,946.034 16th-Apr 2013 4,175.36 28th-Dec 2,953.524 1st-Jan 2012 3,196.93 22nd-Sep 2,627.234 5th-Jan 2011 2,887.75 2nd-May 2,298.894 5th-Oct 2010 … Continue reading

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