The Refinitiv “This Week In Earnings” (pdf) report dated February 1, 2019 contains information concerning projected S&P500 revenue growth for the 4th quarter of 2018.
An excerpt from page 6 of the report:
The estimated revenue growth rate for the S&P 500 for 18Q4 is 5.7%. If the energy sector is excluded, the growth rate declines to 5.1%. The S&P 500 expects to see revenue of $2,871.0B in 18Q4, compared to revenue of $2,717.2B (based on the year-ago revenue of the current 505 constituents) in 17Q4.
Ten of the 11 sectors anticipate revenue growth for the quarter. The communication services sector has the highest revenue growth rate for the quarter, while the utilities sector has the weakest anticipated growth compared to 17Q4.
The report also contains a table (Exhibit 6A) that shows projected revenue growth by S&P500 sector for the 4th quarter of 2018, and a table
(Exhibit 7A) that shows projected revenue growth by S&P500 sector for the 1st quarter of 2019.
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