Earnings Season

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Earnings Season

The first month of each quarter when earnings statements from the previous quarters are released. That is, earnings seasons are January, April, July, and October.
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A TRIO of Wall Street banking titans trumped analyst estimates yesterday, but left investors with a mixed outlook as the US corporate earnings seasons got into full swing.
All told, banks are providing a somewhat negative beginning to the US earnings season."
In this benign scenario, provided that China successfully engineers a 'soft landing', global economic growth should at last shift up a gear, which would boost investor confidence and mean that forthcoming corporate earnings seasons could be approached with far less trepidation than this one.
As we entered the third quarter earnings season there were fears that Euro-zone concerns would curtail companies' performance and prospects, which in turn would further dent global economic growth, already suffering from fiscal consolidation in the developed world and monetary tightening to combat inflationary pressures in emerging markets.
In this benign scenario, provided that China successfully engineers a "soft landing", global economic growth should at last shift up a gear, which would boost investor confidence and mean that forthcoming corporate earnings seasons could be approached with far less trepidation than this one.
As we entered the third-quarter earnings season, there were fears that eurozone concerns would curtail companies' performance and prospects, which in turn would further dent global economic growth, already suffering from fiscal consolidation in the developed world and monetary tightening to combat inflationary pressures in emerging markets.