As of earlier today, over 70% of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings.
Here's how things stand so far:
- Companies Exceeding EPS Estimates: 76%
- Companies Matching EPS Estimates: 7%
- Companies Falling Below EPS Estimates: 17%
Keycorp has had the biggest percent surprise to the upside followed by Lennar . In absolute dollars, Bank of America leads with a surprise of over $1.1 billion, followed by Microsoft's $606 million and Apple's $512 million surprises.