Tale of the top line

August 2012
Dow Theory Forecasts;8/27/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 35, p1
The article reports on percentage of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index (S&) companies that saw an increase in full-year profit estimate in the second quarter of 2012 in the U.S. It states that 44 percent of the S&P companies have seen growth in their profit forecast while 29 percent have seen rise in sales. It also mentions the recommended stocks that have seen consensus sales estimate in the same quarter.


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