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Communications Sector to Lead Q3 EPS Growth; Stocks to Watch

Key Points

  • The Communications Sector will lead the S&P 500 for EPS growth in Q3. 
  • The sector's largest allocations will see the strongest growth; some will not grow. 
  • The analysts are driving Meta, Alphabet, and Netflix higher. 
  • 5 stocks we like better than Meta Platforms

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Companies Mentioned in This Article

CompanyMarketRank™Current PricePrice ChangeDividend YieldP/E RatioConsensus RatingConsensus Price Target
Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC)N/A$86.31-0.3%0.61%29.67N/AN/A
Netflix (NFLX)
3.9739 of 5 stars
3.97 / 5 stars
$647.60-0.8%N/A44.94Moderate Buy$642.43
Alphabet (GOOG)
4.0506 of 5 stars
4.05 / 5 stars
$186.78-0.3%0.43%28.65Moderate Buy$174.38
Charter Communications (CHTR)
2.9755 of 5 stars
2.98 / 5 stars
$311.04+2.3%N/A10.06Hold$341.47
Meta Platforms (META)
3.6782 of 5 stars
3.68 / 5 stars
$498.87-2.7%0.40%28.65Moderate Buy$515.64
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