S&P500 Net Profit Margins – Historical And Projected

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 August 1, 2014, page 22.

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

Trailing 12M Net Margin: 10 Years

S&P500 Trailing twelve month net margins

The second chart below depicts S&P500 quarterly net margins from Q4 2011 through Q1 2014, and projected net margins from Q2 2014, as depicted:

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

S&P500 Quarterly Net Margins


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