Fleming Watson Financial Advisors

Earnings Matter

September 29, 2019

On any given day a headline—or even a tweet—can move the stock market. And sometimes those moves are extreme. But what really drives stock prices over the long-term?  Spoiler alert: Earnings matter.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Do Presidential Tweets move the market?
  • There is a lot of noise, but over time, profits drive the market.
  • A strong correlation between stock prices and earnings
  • Business in America is good.

To see more including the charts we mention in the podcast, visit: http://flemingwatson.com/earnings-matter/