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"Despite the U.S. banking industry facing several challenges, double-digit ROTCEs are still achievable. The group trading at less than half the S&P 500's forward P/E multiple, compared to three-quarters historically, a great deal of negativity appears priced-in."
"After several years, the US Packaged Food group is approaching a more normal environment . Companies will be lapping the unprecedented pricing in 2H23 and organic sales growth will naturally slow, putting the onus on volume growth to inflect positively in order to drive sustainable top line growth."
"How the worlds energy needs are met in a low carbon and affordable way is set to be a key factor for capital markets in the coming decade. We see growing appreciation from investors that it is low carbon AND, not OR, oil and gas."
"Despite myriad pressures on consumer wallets, branded market shares have generally been resilient across both HPC and Beverages with relative winners being those that have been most consistent in supporting their brands with innovation and marketing."
"The outlook for Energy Services is the best in 20 years as the upstream investment cycle ramps up in the Middle East, Latin America and now Offshore, while simultaneously being an enabler of energy transition in digital, emission detection and new energy technologies."
"The midstream sector is at an inflection point with visible free cash flow and improved balance sheets amid a backdrop of growing demand for North American infrastructure to incrementally supply the world with abundant and affordable energy."
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