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

|About: McDonald's Corporation (MCD)|By:, SA News Editor
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.