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Jan 23, 2015, 17:50 ET

HCA Holdings Set to Join the S&P 500

 HCA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HCA) will replace Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) in the S&P 500 after the close of trading on Monday, January 26. A...

Jan 22, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P Dow Jones Indices Adds S&P Japan 500 GIVI Index to Factor-Based Offering for Japan

 S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, today announced the launch of the...

Jan 21, 2015, 17:58 ET

Endo International Set to Join the S&P 500; Boston Beer to Join S&P MidCap 400; Southside Bancshares to Join S&P SmallCap 600

 S&P MidCap 400 constituent Endo International plc (NASD: ENDP) will replace Covidien plc (NYSE: COV) in the S&P 500, S&P SmallCap...

Jan 21, 2015, 17:58 ET

S&P U.S. Indices Methodology Update

S&P Dow Jones Indices today announces changes to the S&P U.S. Indices methodology after reviewing feedback received from its recent...

Jan 21, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P Dow Jones Indices Adds S&P Quality Nordic Index to its Factor-Based Indices Family

 S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, today announced the launch of the...

Jan 20, 2015, 17:45 ET

Dana Holding Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400

 Dana Holding Corp. (NYSE: DAN) will replace Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASD: CBST) in the S&P MidCap 400 after the close of trading on...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:34 ET

National Credit Default Rates Continued Their Upward Trend in December 2014 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

Data through December 2014, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices, a...

Jan 15, 2015, 17:39 ET

S&P Dow Jones Indices to Launch S&P 500 Capex Efficiency Index; Licenses Index to Elkhorn Investments

 S&P Dow Jones Indices, one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, announced today its intention to launch a new...

Jan 08, 2015, 18:18 ET

Stifel Financial and Urban Edge Properties Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Select Medical Holdings and Astoria Financial to Join the 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: - S&P...

Jan 07, 2015, 09:30 ET

Strong Dividend Growth Continues As Energy Concerns Grow

 S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that dividend net increases (increases less decreases) rose $12.0 billion during the fourth quarter...

Dec 30, 2014, 09:22 ET

S&P/Case-Shiller National Home Price Index Pace Eases While Eight Cities Show Faster Gains

 S&P Dow Jones Indices today released the latest results for the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home...

Dec 23, 2014, 17:55 ET

Unifi, Central Pacific Financial Set to Join the SmallCap 600

 S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Wednesday, December 31:...

Dec 23, 2014, 09:30 ET

S&P 500 Q3 2014 Buybacks Increase 25% Over Q2

 S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that preliminary results show that S&P 500® third quarter 2014 stock buybacks, or share...

Dec 19, 2014, 17:53 ET

Bonanza Creek Energy Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

 Bonanza Creek Energy Inc. (NYSE: BCEI) will replace Multimedia Games Holding Company Inc. (NASD: MGAM) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the...

Dec 18, 2014, 09:30 ET

$781 Billion in Global ETP AUM Based on Indices Published by S&P Dow Jones Indices

 S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), announced today that as of December 12, 2014, the assets under management (AUM) of exchange traded...

Dec 17, 2014, 17:49 ET

ExamWorks Group Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

 ExamWorks Group Inc. (NYSE: EXAM) will replace Oplink Communications Inc. (NASD: OPLK) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:00 ET

S&P Dow Jones Indices and the Lima Stock Exchange Launch S&P/BVL Peru Select Index

Continuing its strategic expansion throughout Latin America, S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") signed an agreement in Peru today with the...

Dec 16, 2014, 09:44 ET

National Credit Default Rates Continue to Increase Marginally in November 2014 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

 Data through November 2014, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices,...

Dec 12, 2014, 12:18 ET

S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Named Indexing Product of the Year

 The S&P 500® Dividend Aristocrats® index was named Index Product of the Year at the William F. Sharpe Indexing Achievement...

Dec 09, 2014, 17:50 ET

KLX Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400

 KLX Inc. (NASD: KLXIV) will replace Civeo Corp. (NYSE: CVEO) in the S&P MidCap 400 after the close of trading on Tuesday, December 16....