Two Charts Depicting S&P500 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 August 6, 2015, page 26.

The first chart depicts S&P500 net margins (TTM) since August 31, 2005, as depicted:

S&P500 trailing twelve months net margins

The second chart below depicts S&P500 quarterly net margins from Q4 2012 through Q1 2015, and projected net margins from Q2 2015, as depicted:

S&P500 quarterly net margins


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