- Earnings growth has been the single biggest driver of stock market gains since the start of the 8 1/2-year equity bull market.
- Goldman Sachs has identified the 13 S&P 500 companies set to expand profits the most in 2018.
Earnings growth has been the undeniable backbone of the 8 1/2-year bull market. But it’s not always easy to pick out the companies that are going to be the biggest contributors.
That rings especially true as we enter 2018, as analysts forecast that GOP tax reform will boost a wide range of sectors, making it