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2014-06-17 08:28:07

BETHESDA, Md., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ: SPEX) -- an intellectual property development company committed to the fostering and monetization of intellectual property, today announced it is set to join the Russell Microcap(® )Index when Russell Investments reconstitutes its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes on June 27, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 13 on www.russell.com/indexes....

2014-06-16 23:07:56

Nerve repair company achieves requirements for inclusion in equity market index Alachua, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 AxoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXGN), a leading medical technology company focused on the $1.6 billion US peripheral nerve repair market, announced today that it was included on a preliminary list of additions to the Russell Microcap® Index according to information posted by Russell Investments on June 13, 2014. The final 2014 reconstitution of the Russell Indexes will take...

2014-06-02 20:21:39

NEW YORK, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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...

2014-05-29 20:21:54

NEW YORK, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lannett Company Inc. (NYSE:LCI) will replace Zale Corp. (NYSE:ZLC) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Monday, June 2. S&P MidCap 400 constituent Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) is acquiring Zale in a deal expected to be completed today. Lannett develops, manufactures, packages, markets, and distributes generic versions of branded pharmaceutical products. Headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, the company will be added...

2014-05-29 12:28:59

JERUSALEM, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP) (http://www.oramed.com [http://../Users/Aviva - Oramed/EFN Synced Tool/.CORPORATE/Public Relations/PressReleases/Press Releases/2014/NEW RELEASES - checking/www.oramed.com ] ), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced today that it has been added to the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) MicroCap Index, effective as...

2014-05-22 20:21:43

NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices: -- Washington Prime Group Inc. (NYSE:WPGwi) will replace UTi Worldwide Inc. (NASD:UTIW) in the S&P MidCap 400, and UTi Worldwide will replace ArQule Inc. (NASD:ARQL) in the S&P SmallCap 600 effective after the close of trading on Wednesday, May 28. S&P 100 & 500 constituent Simon Property...

2014-05-12 20:22:43

NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Korea increased 0.7 percent in March to 122.0 (2004 = 100), following no change in February, and a 1.0 percent decline in January. At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for Korea, a measure of current economic activity, declined 0.4 percent in March to 118.0 (2004 = 100), following a 0.3 percent increase in February and a 0.8 percent increase in January....

2014-05-07 12:25:25

BOGOTA, Colombia, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bringing its hallmark traits of integrity, transparency, and independence to the Colombian financial markets, S&P Dow Jones Indices - one of the world's leading index providers and home to the iconic S&P 500® and Dow Jones Industrial Average(TM) - announced today the launch of the S&P Colombia Select Index. The S&P Colombia Select Index is designed to provide investors with a means of measuring the largest and most...

2014-04-30 20:22:51

NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PGT Inc. (NASD:PGTI) will replace ATMI Inc. (NASD:ATMI) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Friday, May 2. Entegris Inc. (NASD:ENTG) is acquiring ATMI in a deal that closed today. PGT manufactures and supplies residential impact-resistant windows and doors. Headquartered in North Venice, FL, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Building Products Sub-Industry index....

2014-04-30 12:26:23

JOHANNESBURG, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJI) announced today that it has launched six new indices to meet the growing demand of South African investors for index based investment strategies and benchmarks. The launch of the six new indices is part of SPDJI's continuing expansion of its South African indices and comes on the heels of nine new South African indices launched by SPDJI in February. "S&P Dow Jones Indices is aggressively expanding its index...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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