Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 17:30 EDT

Latest Index Stories

2013-10-03 16:23:00

MADISON, N.J., Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, has again been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for both World and North America. This marks Quest Diagnostics' tenth consecutive year on the World Index (since 2004) and its ninth consecutive year on the North America Index (since 2005). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130717/NY48934LOGO ) "Quest Diagnostics is...

2013-10-02 08:27:37

- Unit costs - expenditures divided by days of prescription supplied - rose 16.1% for branded vs. 3.0% for generic NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices, a leading global provider of iconic financial market indices, has today launched a new, innovative measure that brings unprecedented transparency to rising healthcare costs in the United States. The S&P Healthcare Claims Indices, using actual claims data obtained from 33 leading health insurance...

2013-10-01 08:30:21

KANSAS CITY, Kan. and BOSTON, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aratana Therapeutics (Nasdaq: PETX), a development-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the licensing, development and commercialization of innovative medications for pets (pet therapeutics), today announced it was added to the Russell 2000 Index, Russell 3000 Index, Russell Global Index and Russell Microcap Index as part of Russell Investments' quarterly index adjustment on September 30, 2013. Russell Investments...

2013-09-27 12:22:36

DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing(®) MLP Asset Management, LP announced today upcoming changes to the constituents of The Cushing(®) Upstream Energy Income Index (the "Index") as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on October 4, 2013, the 25 constituents of the Index will be adjusted and rebalanced and the changes will become effective on October 7, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120117/MM37053LOGO)...

2013-09-23 16:21:01

DALLAS, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank's Texas Economic Activity Index grew in July to a level of 104.0. The July reading is 32 points, or 45 percent, above the index cyclical low of 71.6. The index averaged 102 points for all of 2012, 10 points above the average for full-year 2011. June's index reading was revised down to 103.6. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010807/CMALOGO) "Our Texas Index ticked up in July, it's first monthly increase since last...

2013-09-16 12:21:54

- RB new member of DJSI Europe for 2013 PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the first full year of implementation for RB's sustainability strategy, betterbusiness, the company announced today that it was added to the Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index (DJSI Europe). The company earned 'industry best' scores for DJSI indicators within each of broad economic, environmental and social categories. Within these three areas, RB achieved top scores in risk and...

2013-09-13 12:21:26

CHICAGO, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rexam, the global consumer packaging company, was recently selected to join the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index (DJSI). Members of the DJSI represent leading sustainability companies around the world and Rexam is one of an exclusive group of five companies within the containers and packaging sector chosen for the 2013 Index. This follows Rexam's recent 'gold' (top award) rating by Ecovadis, a comprehensive system used by...

2013-09-13 12:21:12

DALLAS, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing(®) MLP Asset Management, LP announced today upcoming changes to the constituents of The Cushing(®) 30 MLP Index (the "Index") as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on September 20, 2013, the 30 members of the Index will be adjusted and rebalanced to equal weights and the changes will become effective on September 23, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120117/MM37053LOGO)...

2013-09-12 16:22:21

Positive outcomes of company's sustainable business practices recognized NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Accomplishments in economic, environmental and social performance in 2012 by Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) have been recognized by the 2013/2014 Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices. Entergy is the only U.S. company in the electric utility sector named to the World Index. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120913/MM74349LOGO) This is the 12th...

2013-09-12 12:29:34

- Abbott Secured Highest Overall Score in its Industry Sector, More Than Doubling the Average Industry Score ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that it was named an Industry Group Leader in the 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the most prestigious benchmarks for worldwide corporate sustainability. As the leader in the Health Care Equipment & Services industry group, Abbott was one of only 24 companies...