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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...

Feb 10, 2015, 18:04 ET

Teledyne Technologies Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Iridium Communications 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...

Feb 05, 2015, 09:30 ET

S&P MidCap 400 Dividend Aristocrats 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...

Feb 03, 2015, 17:53 ET

Vista Outdoor Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; CARBO Ceramics and Summit Hotel Properties 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 after the close of...

Jan 27, 2015, 17:46 ET

Akorn Set to Join the S&P MidCap 400; United Insurance Holdings, ANI Pharmaceuticals 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 27, 2015, 09:46 ET

Home Price Gains Continue to Slow 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...

Jan 26, 2015, 09:30 ET

Seeing Global Opportunity, S&P Dow Jones Indices Sets Aggressive Expansion of its Fixed Income Business

 Anticipating flourishing, global demand for fixed income indices for use in both passive investment strategies and as benchmarks for actively...

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...