Howard SilverBlatt, Senior Index Analyst with S&P Dow Jones Indices takes us through what to expect for the coming earnings season. We discuss many of the factors that have helped the bottom lines for many companies and what may be some of the headwinds to watch for. We also discuss the potential benefits of tax reforms for companies and repatriation opportunities.
The latest jobs numbers are discussed as well as the potential for Fed, markets and gold miners.
Howard Silverblatt (@hsilverb) is Senior Industry Analyst, Index Investment Strategy, for S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI). In addition to general market research and commentary, Howard is responsible for the statistical analysis of S&P DJI’s family of U.S. Indices, including the world’s most followed stock market index, the S&P 500®.
Howard has been with Standard & Poor’s since 1977, and has held various analytic, business development, and product positions. He joined S&P Indices in 1983 as an editor, and has since received numerous corporate and industry awards, most notably for his work on the creation and development of Standard & Poor’s core earnings and Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS®). Howard is widely quoted in top tier news publications around the world, providing in-depth analysis and information on a myriad of topics impacting the investment industry.
Howard graduated with a B.S. in Business Management from Syracuse University.
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