Market pro names stocks that could do well with margins under pressure

Market pro names stocks that could do well with margins under pressure

Profit margins are getting squeezed as inflation remains at elevated levels, with a slew of companies — including Walt Disney , PepsiCo and Spotify — all warning of margin pressures, casting a pall over earnings growth in the quarters ahead. Patrick Armstrong, chief investment officer at Plurimi Wealth, believes this is the "biggest risk" for equities looking ahead. He said that market expectations for S & P 500 earnings next year looked too high, given the looming pressures. "[Earnings] downgrades …