S&P500 Historical And Projected Net Profit Margins

For reference purposes, below are two charts depicting net profit margins for the S&P500.  Both charts are from the FactSet Earnings Insight report (pdf) dated January 31, 2014, page 21.

The first chart depicts S&P500 net margins (TTM) since 2004, as depicted:

Trailing 12M Net Margin: 10 Years

FactSet Earnings Insight 1-31-14 - SPX Trailing 12M Net Margin - 10 Years

The second chart below depicts S&P500 quarterly net margins from Q2 2011 through Q3 2013, and projected net margins from Q4 2013, as depicted:

Quarterly Net Margins (Bottom-Up EPS / Bottom-Up SPS)

FactSet Earnings Insight 1-31-14 - SPX Quarterly Net Margins


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