Ranking strategists' S&P 500 estimates for 2012

Published: January 9, 2013

See which strategists at 12 major brokerages came closest to estimating the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index finish in 2012. Results ranked in reverse order of margin of error.

11. Garry Evans

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Firm Strategiest 2012 forecast close
as of 1/4/12
2012 close Absolute margin
of error
Prediction
vs. actual close
2013 forecast
as of 1/2/13
HSBC Garry Evans 1,250 1,426.19 12.4% -12.4% 1,560
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