Q4 2017 Quarterly Growth Report

For our second Quarterly Report, Isobar and alpha-DNA take a look back at Q4 2017 and analyze the past quarter’s growth and the future quarter’s projected growth through a lens of Digital Strength to identify those companies and industries on the right track or at risk.

 

Key Findings

  • Q4 was another strong quarter. Every sector grew revenues and every sector surprised positively.
  • However, all sectors are expected to slow down except Information Technology which is expected to accelerate by 1.5%.
  • Leaders this quarter were Materials, Consumer Discretionary, and Industrials.
  • Last quarter’s winner, Energy, posted another great quarter, but is expected to decelerate the most at 7.3%.

Q4 2017: Top 1000 Revenue Performance by Sector

Q4 was extremely strong from revenue growth perspective. Based on the percentage of companies beating analysts’ consensus it was unexpectedly strong where 73.7% posted better than expected estimates. Although, we’re starting to see revenue to decelerate where we expect growth to revert back to normal levels.

An In-depth Look

Our latest quarterly report magnifies the ever growing space between the leaders and laggards. Check it out to find out which companies are at risk for falling further behind.

 

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