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MarketWatch 12 October, 2021 - 06:20am

Earnings Season Is Starting. It May Not Be Fun for Investors.

Reuters 12 October, 2021 - 02:30am

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Earnings season kicks off this week—and it may take some unusually impressive results for stocks to rise after them. 

Reports from S&P 500 companies have been trickling in—only 21 companies in the index had reported through Monday—but this week marks the beginning of what is known as earnings season. Investors will hear from Delta Air Lines (DAL), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), and UnitedHealth Group (UNH), plus, banking heavyweights JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Bank of America (BAC). It will provide a view of how businesses...

Earnings season kicks off this week—and it may take some unusually impressive results for stocks to rise after them.

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