Please respond by Friday, August 15th, 2014.
Discovery Communications is paying a stock dividend of 1 share of Class C (NASD: DISCK) for each outstanding share of Class A (DISCA) and Class B (DISCB) and Class C. For index purposes, S&P Dow Jones Indices will add the Class C share line to the S&P 500 effective after the close of trading on Wednesday, August 6, the distribution date, in order to replicate the Class C shares being distributed to Class A shareholders. The Class C share line and the Class A share line will both represent Discovery Communications in S&P Dow Jones indices.
Please respond by Tuesday, September 30, 2014.
Home Price Gains Continue to Moderate According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices
August Rebalancing Results for S&P National AMT-Free Municipal VRDO Index
August Rebalancing Results for S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today the August 2014 rebalancing results for the S&P/ASX Australian Fixed Income Index Series.
Paragon Offshore Ltd. (NYSE:PGNwi) will replace Intevac Inc. (NASD:IVAC) in the S&P SmallCap 600 effective after the close of trading on Friday, August 1. S&P 500 constituent Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE) is spinning off Paragon Offshore to shareholders in a transaction expected to be completed after the close of trading on that date. Post spin, Noble will remain in the S&P 500. Intevac is ranked # 600 in the S&P SmallCap 600 and is no longer representative of that index.
S&P Dow Jones Indices lanza S&P MILA Pacific Alliance Indices
S&P MILA Pacific Alliance Indices Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices
S&P Quality Indices Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices and the Mexican Stock Exchange Announce Agreement for Index Licensing, Distribution, and Management of BMV Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices (“S&P DJI”), one of the world’s leading index providers, announced today that it will administer its benchmarks in alignment with the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Principles for Financial Benchmarks.
S&P Dow Jones Indices is updating the market cap guidelines for its U.S. indices. Effective today, the new guidelines are:
• S&P 500-- $5.3 billion or greater (previous range was $ 4.6 billion or greater)
• S&P MidCap 400-- $1.4 billion to $5.9 billion (previous range was $1.2 billion to $5.1 billion)
• S&P SmallCap 600-- $400 million to $1.8 billion (previous range was $350 million to $1.6 billion)
National Credit Default Rates Reach Historical Low in June 2014 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices
New York, NY, July 14, 2014 – Celadon Group Inc. (NYSE:CGI) will replace Cbeyond Inc. (NASD:CBEY) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Thursday, July 17. Birch Communications Inc. is acquiring Cbeyond in a deal expected to be completed soon.
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that it will remove David Jones Limited (ASX: DJS) from the S&P/ASX 200, subject to final court approval of the proposed scheme of arrangement under which the company will be acquired by Woolworths Holdings Limited.
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.