S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that it will remove Aquila Resources Limited (ASX: AQA) from the S&P/ASX 200, due to the Baosteel Resources Australia Pty Ltd consortium cash offer becoming unconditional and receiving greater than 70% of acceptances.
S&P Dow Jones Indices today announced the July rebalancing results for the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index. The changes will be effective at the close of business on July 18, 2014
CBS Corp. is offering to exchange shares of CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. (CBSO.NYSE) that are owned by CBS for outstanding shares of CBS Class B common stock. The exchange offer will expire at 12:00 midnight, NYC time, on July 9, 2014, unless the offer is extended or terminated. S&P DJI will not add the split-off company to any S&P 1500 index at the completion of the transaction. CBS Corp. will remain in the S&P 500.
Q2 Dividends Increase $12.6 billion versus $17.6 billion for 2013
S&P Dow Jones Indices Introduces Dow Jones Commodity Index; Index Based on Straightforward Design, Equal-Weighted Approach
Weyerhaeuser Co. (WY.N) has entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Weyerhaeuser's homebuilding subsidiary will combine with a subsidiary of TRI Pointe Homes, Inc. (TPH.N) in a split-off exchange offer structured as a Reverse Morris Trust transaction. The exchange offer will expire at 12:00 midnight, NYC time, on June 30, 2014, unless the offer is extended or terminated. S&P DJI will not add the split-off company to any S&P 1500 index at the completion of the transaction.
Healthcare Expenditures for Commercial Plans up 3.2% in the Year to February 2014: S&P Healthcare Claims Indices
S&P MidCap 400 constituent Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM) will replace United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) in the S&P 500, United States Steel replaces Martin Marietta Materials in the S&P MidCap 400 and Depomed Inc. (NASD:DEPO) replaces Texas Industries (NYSE:TXI) in the S&P SmallCap 600. Texas Industries is getting acquired by Martin Marietta Materials in a deal expected to be completed soon pending final approvals. Martin Marietta Materials has a market capitalization that is more representative of the large cap market space and United States Steel has a market capitalization that is more appropriate for the mid-cap market space.
S&P National AMT-Free Municipal VRDO Index July Rebalancing Results
S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index July Rebalancing Results
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today the July 2014 rebalancing results for the S&P/ASX Australian Fixed Income Index Series.
S&P MidCap 400 constituent Affiliated Managers Group Inc. (NYSE:AMG) will replace Forest Laboratories Inc. (NYSE:FRX) in the S&P 500
Rate of Home Price Gains Drop Sharply According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices Expands its Factor Index Family by Launching Low Beta and Intrinsic Value Weighted Indices
Effective with the September 2014 Rebalance
S&P 500 Stock Buybacks Jump 59%; $30 billion First Quarter Increase Pushes Cash Holdings Down
National Credit Default Rates Reach Eight Year Low in May 2014 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices
S&P/TSX 60 ESG Index Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices, RobecoSAM and Toronto Stock Exchange
Results of the Quarterly Review of the S&P/TSX Composite Index
Caixabank, S.A. and DSV A/S set to join the S&P Europe 350 Index
An S&P 500 constituent will switch places with an S&P MidCap 400 constituent, and two S&P MidCap 400 constituents will switch places with two S&P SmallCap 600 constituents. These transfers will make each index more representative of its market capitalization range; the company moving to the S&P 500 has a market cap above $11.5 billion, the companies moving to the S&P MidCap 400 have market caps between $3.5 billion and $4.7 billion, and the companies moving to the S&P SmallCap 600 have market caps below $1.5 billion. The transfers will be as follows:
Index Changes involving Osisko Mining Corporation
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today the changes in the S&P/ASX 200 index, effective after the close of trading on June 20, 2014 as a result of the June quarterly review.
Time Inc. (NYSE:TIMEwi) will replace Bob Evans Farms Inc. (NASD:BOBE) in the S&P MidCap 400, and Bob Evans Farms will replace Blyth Inc. (NYSE:BTH) in the S&P SmallCap 600 effective after the close of trading on Friday, June 6. S&P 100 & 500 constituent Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) is spinning off Time to shareholders in a transaction expected to be completed after the close of trading on that date. Post spin, Time Warner will remain in the S&P 100 & 500 indices. Bob Evans Farms is ranked # 400 in the S&P MidCap 400 and is more appropriate for the S&P SmallCap 600. Blyth is ranked near the bottom of the S&P SmallCap 600 and is no longer representative of that index.
S&P Dow Jones Indices today announced the following methodology change to the S&P/BGCantor US Treasury Bond Index.