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Expected 2021 S&P 500 Sector Growth Rates

Expected 2021 S&P 500 Sector Growth Rates
Stocks Analysis by Brian Gilmartin covering: XAU/USD, S&P 500, SPDR S&P 500, Newmont Goldcorp Corp. Read Brian Gilmartin's latest article on Investing.com

A discussion with a reader prompted me to take a closer look at the trends in “expected” sector growth rates for the S&P 500  for 2021.p This second table above shows the “expected” y/y growth rates for the S&P 500 for 2020-2022.Now, let’s look at the changes for expected growth rates by sector for the S&P 500 for 2021: p This table—using using old editions of This Week in Earnings from Refinitiv—shows the last 6 week progression in expected growth rates for the 11 S&P 500 sectors.Energy / Basic Materials :  The trend in expected growth rates for both sectors for 2021 looks very positive.

Expected growth rates have been very stable for both sectors for next year.The expected 2021 sector growth rates shown above could change dramatically over the next 30 days, particularly as earnings start and company managements begin giving guidance for 2021.

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