The Covid-19 pandemic and nationwide unrest has gripped the U.S. in 2020. Weeks of business closures and shelter-at-home orders have left millions of workers out of jobs, and companies struggling with bleak outlooks and a likely recession. But even during uncertain times like this, some companies are still expected to grow their earnings.
Barron’s screened for S&P 500 companies that are widely expected by Wall Street analysts to see their per-share earnings recover in 2021 and reach 20% higher than 2019 levels. Stocks with expected per-share losses are excluded. This left us with 66 stocks, including streaming