National Credit Default Rates Slightly Increase in September 2014 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices
Four of the Five Cities Saw Default Rates Decrease in September 2014
S&P Dow Jones Indices today announced changes to the rebalance schedules for select S&P Dividend Indices.
S&P Dow Jones Indices is conducting a consultation with members of the investment community on the following potential methodology changes to the DJ Sukuk Higher Quality Investment Grade Total Return Index.
• S&P SmallCap 600 constituent Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (NYSE:SKT) will replace URS Corp. (NYSE:URS) in the S&P MidCap 400, and American Equity Investment Life Holding Co. (NYSE:AEL) will replace Tanger Factory Outlet Centers in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Friday, October 17
S&P Dow Jones Indices Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes as a result of the quarterly reviews of the S&P/TSX Venture Select, Composite Buyback and Composite Shareholder Yield Indices.
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Consultation on Equity Indices
US Ecology Inc. (NASD:ECOL) will replace Measurement Specialties Inc. (NASD:MEAS) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Monday, October 13. S&P 500 constituent TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL) is acquiring Measurement Specialties in a deal expected to be completed soon.
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that it will remove Wotif.com Holdings Limited (ASX: WTF) from the S&P/ASX 200, subject to shareholder and final court approval of the proposed scheme of arrangement under which the company will be acquired by Expedia, Inc.
Q3 Dividends Increase $12.3 billion versus $11.9 billion for 2013
Deletion from the S&P/TSX Venture Composite and Venture Select Indices
Rex Energy Corp. (NASD:REXX) will replace GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (NASD:GTAT) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Wednesday, October 8. GT Advanced Technologies filed for bankruptcy protection and is no longer eligible for inclusion in the S&P SmallCap 600.
S&P Dow Jones Indices Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes as a result of the quarterly S&P/TSX Preferred Share Index and S&P/TSX Preferred Share Laddered Index Reviews.
S&P Dow Jones Indices today announced the October rebalancing results for the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index. The changes will be effective at the close of business on October 17, 2014.
S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes in the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index.
Broad-Based Easing of Home Price Gains in July According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices
October Rebalancing Results for S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index Announced by S&P Dow Jones Indices
October Rebalancing Results for S&P National AMT-Free Municipal VRDO Index Announced by S&P Dow Jones Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices
S&P/TSX Composite Shareholder Yield Index Licensed to Horizons ETFs
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today the October 2014 rebalancing results for the S&P/ASX Australian Fixed Income Index Series.
CDK Global Inc. (NASD:CDKVV) will replace Bill Barrett Corp. (NYSE:BBG) in the S&P MidCap 400, and Bill Barrett will replace ITT Educational Services Inc. (NYSE:ESI) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Tuesday, September 30. S&P 500 constituent Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NASD:ADP) is spinning off CDK Global in a deal expected to be completed on that date. Bill Barrett’s market capitalization is below $1.2 billion, making it more representative of the small cap market space. ITT Educational Services is ranked at the bottom of the S&P SmallCap 600.
Avis Budget Group Inc. (NASD:CAR) will replace GATX Corp. (NYSE:GMT) in the Dow Jones Transportation Average, and American Water Works Company Inc. (NYSE:AWK) will replace The Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE:WMB) in the Dow Jones Utility Average after the close of trading on Tuesday, September 30.