Analyst Estimate Changes by Industry Groups in the S&P 500

The following tables detail the four-week percentage change in second and third quarter earnings estimates by industry groups in the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index. Earnings estimates are provided by Bloomberg.

Sector                                 Q2/12(%)  Q3/12(%)
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Consumer Discretionary                     1.08     -3.84
Consumer Staples                           0.25     -2.80
Health Care                               -0.07     -2.00
Information Technology                    -0.08     -6.48
Industrials                               -0.65     -3.15
Materials                                    na    -13.13
Telecommunication Services                   na      5.73
Utilities                                    na     -1.59
Financials                                   na      1.10
Energy                                       na     -5.62
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Total                                      0.25     -3.42

Industry                               Q2/12(%)  Q3/12(%)
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Retailing                                  1.09     -2.56
Food & Staples Retailing                   0.29      0.06
Health Care Equipment & Services           0.11     -2.53
Food Beverage & Tobacco                    0.07     -3.80
Software & Services                        0.00     -2.73
Consumer Services                          0.00     -2.89
Technology Hardware & Equipment           -0.02     -9.90
Consumer Durables & Apparel               -0.39     -2.53
Pharma., Biotech. & Life Sciences         -0.47     -1.71
Household & Personal Products             -0.62     -3.81
Capital Goods                             -0.65     -3.15
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equip.     -0.85     -8.03
Telecommunication Services                   na      5.73
Banks                                        na      2.36
Diversified Financials                       na      1.05
Real Estate                                  na      0.85
Energy Equipment & Services                  na      0.62
Insurance                                    na     -0.04
Utilities                                    na     -1.59
Commercial Services & Supplies               na     -2.18
Media                                        na     -2.66
Transportation                               na     -3.43
Oil, Gas and Consumable Fuels                na     -6.77
Materials                                    na    -13.13
Automobiles & Components                     na    -13.84
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Total                                      0.25     -3.42

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