S&P500 Consumer Discretionary Sector – Operating Margins And Sales Per Share Charts

For reference purposes, below are two charts depicting quarterly Operating Margins and quarterly Sales Per Share for the Consumer Discretionary Sector of the S&P500, as depicted.  Each chart begins in the third (September) quarter of 2010 and extends through the first quarter of 2013.  The first quarter of 2013 data is estimated, as shown.

The underlying data is from Standard & Poor’s earnings estimates for the S&P500, from the update of June 13, 2013:

S&P500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Operating Margins 6-13-13

S&P500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Sales Per Share 6-13-13


Companies in the S&P500 Consumer Discretionary Sector include:

Abercrombie & Fitch Company A
Amazon.com Inc
Apollo Group Inc
AutoNation Inc
AutoZone Inc
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc
Best Buy Co Inc
Block H & R Inc
Borgwarner Inc
Cablevision Systems Co A
Carmax Inc
Carnival Corp
CBS Corp B
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.
Coach Inc
Comcast Corp
Darden Restaurants Inc
Delphi Automotive PLC
Discovery Communications Inc
Dollar General Corp
Dollar Tree Inc
Family Dollar Stores Inc
Ford Motor Co
Fossil Inc
GameStop Corp A
Gannett Co Inc
Gap Inc
Garmin Ltd
Genuine Parts Co
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co
Harley-Davidson Inc
Harman Intl Industries Inc
Hasbro Inc
Home Depot Inc
Horton D.R. Inc
Interpublic Group Cos
Intl Game Technology
Johnson Controls Inc
Kohl’s Corp
L Brands Inc
Leggett & Platt
Lennar Corp
Lowe’s Cos Inc
Macy’s Inc
Marriott Intl A
Mattel Inc
McDonald’s Corp
NetFlix Inc
Newell Rubbermaid Inc
News Corporation
Nordstrom Inc
O’Reilly Automotive
Omnicom Group
Penney J.C. Inc
Priceline.com Inc
Pulte Group Inc
PVH Corp
Ralph Lauren Corp
Ross Stores Inc
Scripps Networks Interactive
Staples Inc
Starbucks Corp
Starwood Hotel & Resort World
Target Corp
Tiffany & Co
Time Warner Cable Inc
Time Warner Inc
TJX Cos Inc
TripAdvisor Inc.
Urban Outfitters
VF Corp
Viacom Inc B
Walt Disney Co
Washington Post Co B
Whirlpool Corp
Wyndham Worldwide Corp
Wynn Resorts Ltd
Yum! Brands Inc


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