NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- It's been a pretty good earnings so far. More than 70% of the 300-plus S&P 500 companies that have reported quarterly earnings so far have beaten expectations.But can strong corporate earnings be enough to offset fears about high commodity prices and U.S. fiscal policy? That is our question for CEOs this week.
|Fortinet CEO Ken Xie|
ING ( ING) Investment Management CEO Jeff Becker: "I think the answer is yes. When you look at what's been happening in the markets, even with some of the negative news, the U.S. equity markets continue to power forward. I think it's really a focus on the fundamentals and corporate earnings, which continue to be quite strong.
|Ed Fitzpatrick, CFO Motorola Solutions|
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