Beware the fad for growth

In the long-term a focus on quality makes sense
Thursday 01 Dec 2016 Author: Tom Sieber
Investment bank Morgan Stanley sees European earnings per share (EPS) growing for the first time in five years in 2017 and forecasts a 12% increase. It is even more positive on the UK with 18% EPS growth estimate, thanks to the London market’s higher commodity weighting and the currency tailwind provided by sterling weakness. Cyclical boost This chimes with our main feature Growth Vs Quality in last week’s issue...

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