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24 May, 2017, 18:05 ET IHS Markit Set to Join S&P 500; TEGNA and Cars.com to Join S&P MidCap 400; J.C. Penney, Time and Independence Realty Trust to Join S&P SmallCap 600

S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices: - IHS Markit Ltd....


24 May, 2017, 17:40 ET Panama Calls for Balance in Tax Cooperation and Development Financing

The Government of Panama, in partnership with the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the Organization for Economic...


24 May, 2017, 15:34 ET Census Bureau 2015 E-Stats Report: Measuring the Electronic Economy

This report summarizes 2015 e-commerce statistics on shipments, sales and revenues from four sectors of the economy: manufacturing, wholesale,...


24 May, 2017, 12:35 ET California pending home sales lose steam for fourth straight month in April, C.A.R. reports

Consistent with the slowdown in April's closed escrow sales, which declined from the previous month and year, low housing inventory and eroding...


24 May, 2017, 11:05 ET Median Prices Continue to Rise in Fla.'s Housing Market in April 2017

Rising median prices and constrained inventory remained a prevailing trend in Florida's housing market in April, according to the latest housing...


24 May, 2017, 10:16 ET Michigan Restaurant Association (MRA) Issues First in Series of Research Reports Detailing Statewide Economic and Demographic Industry Trends

The Michigan Restaurant Association (MRA) has partnered with Cleveland Research, an independent market research firm, to conduct a quarterly survey...


24 May, 2017, 10:00 ET Existing-Home Sales Slip 2.3 Percent in April; Days on Market Falls to Under a Month

Stubbornly low supply levels held down existing-home sales in April and also pushed the median number of days a home was on the market to a new low...


24 May, 2017, 09:31 ET National League of Cities Reveals Top 10 Issues That Matter to Cities in 2017

A comprehensive analysis of mayoral state of the city speeches released today by the National League of Cities (NLC) finds that economic...


24 May, 2017, 09:02 ET Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce The Cushing® Upstream Energy Income Index Termination

Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, announce the forthcoming termination of the Cushing Upstream Energy Income Index (the...


24 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Internet of Things Device Management Revenue Will Increase 107% in 2017, According to MachNation's Newest IoT Platform ScoreCard

MachNation announces availability of the industry's first global IoT Device Management ScoreCard, an in-depth evaluation and rating of 18 Internet...


24 May, 2017, 08:13 ET Pro Teck's Home Value Forecast: Metros with the Shortest Closing Time on the Market

A recent study suggests that closing times are getting longer, now averaging 50 days. This month's Pro Teck Valuation Services Home Value Forecast...


24 May, 2017, 08:00 ET Casey Quirk Expects M&A Activity to Create "Largest Competitive Re-Alignment in Asset Management History" By 2020

According to a new whitepaper from asset management strategy consultancy Casey Quirk, a practice of Deloitte Consulting LLP, the industry is likely...


24 May, 2017, 05:36 ET Automotive OEMs Prefer a Hybrid Approach to Power C-ITS

The growing demand for road safety and efficient mobility is driving the adoption of cooperative intelligent transportation solutions (C-ITS). A...


23 May, 2017, 16:04 ET Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund and ETF Asset Flows for April 2017

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today reported estimated U.S. mutual fund and...


23 May, 2017, 14:18 ET Trump Budget Lacks Credible Debt-Reduction Path

The Concord Coalition expressed disappointment today in President Trump's first budget proposal, saying it relies on improbable assertions...


23 May, 2017, 14:04 ET New Report Finds Two Potential "Market Disruptors" in the Drug Pipeline

Kalorama information cites two drug candidates that could disrupt the pharmaceutical market in lymphoma and asthma therapeutics market in the next...


23 May, 2017, 13:53 ET Beer Industry Contributes $26 Billion Annually to Texas Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 13:43 ET Beer Industry Contributes $3 Billion Annually to South Carolina Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 13:31 ET Beer Industry Contributes $11 Billion Annually to Pennsylvania Economy

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 23, 2017 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and...


23 May, 2017, 13:21 ET Beer Industry Contributes $13 Billion Annually to Ohio Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 13:11 ET Beer Industry Contributes $23 Billion Annually to New York Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 13:01 ET Beer Industry Contributes $8 Billion Annually to North Carolina Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 12:52 ET Beer Industry Contributes $1 Billion Annually to Montana Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 12:44 ET Beer Industry Contributes $12 Billion Annually to Missouri Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...


23 May, 2017, 12:41 ET Beer Industry Contributes $9 Billion Annually to Michigan Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry – made up of brewers and importers; distributors; and retailers – contributes more than...