Q1 S&P 500 earnings are toast

The latest numbers from Standard and Poors are even worse than yesterday.  Now, even Operating earnings are negative, not just as reported earnings. Check it out here.  Link will open an Excel spreadsheet. Notice the Operating earnings for Q1.  The total for the S&P 500 is now negative 56 cents.  As reported earnings are now […]

Today’s top news

Here are the top 10 news stories today from Reuters Business News as of 4:55 PM ET.  Notice a pattern? Wall St pulled lower by banks, S&P below 700 – 14 minutes agoStocks fell in volatile trading on Tuesday, with the S&P ending below 700 for the first time since October 1996 as persistent uncertainty about the amount […]