As we delve into the February reporting season, investor focus shifts to company profits and identifies sectors and companies anticipating earnings growth. This period can be marked by volatility in share prices, contingent upon whether companies exceed or fall short of expectations.
In 2023, rising rates, recessionary concerns, and subdued investor sentiment prompted many to seek refuge in defensive assets. However, as confidence solidified in a cyclical peak for interest rates, a shift toward growth and cyclicals occurred late last year.
For ASX investors, reporting season brings anticipation as they await the financial results tied to their holdings. Nevertheless, the multitude of companies reporting within a condensed timeframe can make it challenging to stay abreast of crucial announcements.
To facilitate easy access to vital information for our readers, we share a reporting season calendar below.