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Just one out of five winners among Dow companies reporting earnings today - McDonald's (MCD...

Just one out of five winners among Dow companies reporting earnings today - McDonald's (MCD -2.3%) posting another strong quarter, DD, JNJ, VZ and TRV not so much - but it's consistent with results so far this earnings season. Of the 20% of S&P firms reporting earnings so far, only 58% have exceeded analyst estimates, well below the typical 70% quarterly beat rate.
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  • but yet we are approximately 5% over the 50 SMA...makes complete sense to me
    24 Jan 2012, 03:55 PM Reply Like
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