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Home Price Gains Lead Housing 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...

Jul 24, 2015, 18:10 ET

Signet Jewelers Set to Join the S&P 500; PAREXEL International, Catalent to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Others to Join S&P SmallCap 600

 S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices: -...

Jul 22, 2015, 09:34 ET

S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Second Annual Alignment with IOSCO Principles for Financial Benchmarks

 S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), one of the world's leading index providers, announced today that it completed its second annual...

Jul 21, 2015, 10:20 ET

National Consumer Credit Default Rates Increase in June 2015 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

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

Jul 17, 2015, 17:50 ET

NetScout Systems Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Tidewater to be Added to S&P SmallCap 600

 S&P SmallCap 600 constituent NetScout Systems Inc. (NASD: NTCT) will replace Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) in the S&P MidCap 400, and...

Jul 14, 2015, 17:45 ET

PayPal Holdings Set to Join S&P 100 & 500; Others to Join 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...

Jul 14, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P 500 Foreign Sales Report: Sales to Asia Rise, U.K. Moves Lower, Taxes Paid to U.S. Climbs Dramatically

 S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), one of the world's leading index providers, announced today that, for S&P 500® companies...

Jul 08, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P Dow Jones Indices Launches First of Its Kind Index Tracking the Debt of the S&P 500® Companies

 S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), one of the world's leading index providers, launched today the market's first ever index that...

Jul 07, 2015, 17:55 ET

LendingTree Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

 LendingTree Inc. (NASD: TREE) will replace Meadowbrook Insurance Group Inc. (NYSE: MIG) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading...

Jul 07, 2015, 09:30 ET

U.S. Companies Slow Pace of Dividend Net Increases

 S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that the indicated dividend net increases (increases less decreases) rose $12.5 billion during the...

Jul 06, 2015, 18:20 ET

Advance Auto Parts Set to Join the S&P 500; Jack in the Box, West Pharmaceutical Services to Join S&P MidCap 400; Northfield Bancorp, Constant Contact to Join 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 after the...

Jul 01, 2015, 18:10 ET

Chart Industries Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

 Chart Industries Inc. (NASD: GTLS) will replace iGATE Corp. (NASD: IGTE) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Monday,...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:45 ET

Home Price Gains Ease in April 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...

Jun 29, 2015, 18:23 ET

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Marten Transport to be Added to S&P SmallCap 600

 S&P SmallCap 600 constituent Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (NASD: CBRL) will replace Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (NYSE: DRC) in the...

Jun 26, 2015, 17:50 ET

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Set to Join the S&P 500; Molina Healthcare to be Added to S&P MidCap 400; MYR Group to be Added to S&P SmallCap 600

 S&P MidCap 400 constituent J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASD: JBHT) will replace Integrys Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: TEG) in the...

Jun 25, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P 500 Q1 2015 Buybacks Rise 8.7% Over Q4 2014

S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI")  announced today that preliminary results show that S&P 500® first quarter 2015 stock...

Jun 24, 2015, 09:30 ET

Environmental and Socially Responsible Index Based on the S&P 500 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...

Jun 24, 2015, 07:28 ET

Columbia Pipeline to Join the S&P 500; Other Changes to S&P MidCap 400 & 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: -...

Jun 23, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate Index Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices

 Recognizing the growing importance of real estate to investors, S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today the launch of the...

Jun 19, 2015, 18:13 ET

The Priceline Group Set to Join the S&P 100; Baxalta to Join the 500; Other Changes to S&P MidCap 400 & 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:...