COLUMN-Stock records tumble but earnings flatter, revenues flat: James Saft

April 23, 2015 8:55 PM

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April 23 (Reuters) - As U.S. company earnings rise and major stock market indices hit new heights, two small problems remain: revenues are static and the trajectory of earnings growth is slipping.

The tech-heavy Nasdaq closed Thursday at 5,056, its first close above its previous record high since March 2000, while the S&P 500 briefly topped its previous record high set last month only to close five points shy at almost 2,113. Both got a boost from ongoing reports on first-quarter earnings, wh...

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