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Apr 28, 2015, 09:25 ET

Widespread Gains in Home Prices for February According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices

 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...

Apr 23, 2015, 17:36 ET

Dunkin' Brands Group Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Walker & Dunlop 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: - Dunkin' Brands...

Apr 21, 2015, 17:49 ET

Communications Sales & Leasing Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400

Communications Sales & Leasing Inc.  (NASD:CSALV) will replace Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) in the S&P MidCap 400 after the...

Apr 21, 2015, 09:52 ET

National Credit Default Rates Flat Despite Jump in Bank Card Defaults in March 2015 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

 Data through March 2015, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices, a...

Apr 13, 2015, 09:30 ET

Family of Global Sovereign Inflation-Linked Bond Indices Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices

As investors grow increasingly concerned about inflationary issues across developed and emerging markets, S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI)...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P ESG Pan-Europe Developed Sovereign Bond Index Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM

 S&P Dow Jones Indices, one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, and RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P 500 Low Volatility Rate Response Index Launched By S&P Dow Jones Indices

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

Apr 01, 2015, 17:50 ET

CNO Financial Group Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400

 CNO Financial Group (NYSE: CNO) will replace Salix Pharmaceuticals (NASD: SLXP) in the S&P MidCap 400 after the close of trading on...

Apr 01, 2015, 11:17 ET

U.S. Companies Slow Pace of Dividend Net Increases

 S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that dividend net increases (increases less decreases) rose $12.6 billion during the first quarter...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:25 ET

Rise in Home Prices Paced by Denver, Miami, and Dallas According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices

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...

Mar 27, 2015, 17:57 ET

Realty Income Set to Join S&P 500; Windstream, Douglas Emmett to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Gentherm, Echo Global Logistics to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices: - S&P...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P 500 2014 Buybacks Post 16.3% Increase

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

Mar 17, 2015, 09:23 ET

National Credit Default Rates Report Mixed Results in February 2015 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

 Data through February 2015, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices,...

Mar 16, 2015, 18:27 ET

American Airlines Group Set to Join the S&P 500

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASD: AAL) will replace Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN) in the S&P 500 after the close of trading on Friday, March 20....

Mar 13, 2015, 17:50 ET

Celgene, Kinder Morgan and Actavis Set to Join the S&P 100; Several Constituent Changes Announced for S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600

S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 100, S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices:...

Mar 09, 2015, 17:47 ET

Skyworks Solutions Set to Join the S&P 500; Maximus to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Republic Airways to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

 S&P MidCap 400 constituent Skyworks Solutions Inc. (NASD: SWKS) will replace PetSmart Inc. (NASD: PETM) in the S&P 500, S&P...

Mar 06, 2015, 09:55 ET

Apple Set to Join the Dow Jones Industrial Average

Apple Inc. (NASD:AAPL) will replace AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) in the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) after the close of trading on Wednesday,...

Feb 24, 2015, 09:45 ET

Home Prices Grew at Twice the Rate of Inflation in 2014 According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices

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...

Feb 17, 2015, 17:55 ET

Vascular Solutions Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

 Vascular Solutions Inc. (NASD: VASC) will replace MWI Veterinary Supply Inc. (NASD: MWIV) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of...

Feb 17, 2015, 13:55 ET

National Credit Default Rate Acceleration Continues in January 2015 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

Data through January 2015, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices, a...