S&P firms' profits top estimates at fastest pace in four years
US firms tap new technologies to lower costs and lift earnings, while rivals elsewhere grapple with slowing growth
Thu, Nov 06, 2014 - 5:50 AM
STANDARD & Poor's 500 Index companies are beating analysts' estimates at the fastest pace in four years, underscoring the strength of the US economy's recovery from the longest recession since the Great Depression.
More than 81 per cent of the 410 S&P 500 members...