Standard and Poors

Effective Friday, May 27, insurance brokerage Arthur J. Gallagher will replace Coca-Cola Enterprises on the Standard & Poor's 500 index.
After markets close on Thursday, Alaska Air Group will replace flash-memory maker SanDisk on the S&P 500 index.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals got another dose of bad news Thursday morning. Standard & Poor's Ratings Services dropped the Canadian drugmaker's corporate credit rating
Of the world's 10 largest banks, the top four are based in China. The top five banks based on total assets are all based in Asia.
As of Thursday morning, a total of 94 S&P 500 companies have issued negative guidance for the first quarter of 2016.
For the S&P 500 index to move toward a new record, the prices of some of the largest components will need to make most of the momentum.
After revising its crude oil market price assumptions in January, rating agency Standard & Poor’s on Monday lowered its corporate credit ratings on three of Europe’s largest oil &...
Standard & Poor's has announced that Berkshire Hathaway is now officially off of its CreditWatch Negative list.
Now that earnings season is well into its second half, 24/7 Wall St. wanted to look at some of the core earnings power of the S&P 500 based on actual earnings seen so far.
Standard & Poor's has downgraded many of its official corporate credit ratings in the oil and energy patch. It took ratings actions on 20 different issuers in the oil and gas exploration and...
The outlook for global corporate credit is anything but rosy for 2016, according to ratings agency Standard & Poor's.
At the rate things are going, S&P 500 index companies are set to post a year-over-year earnings decline of 4.4% in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Volkswagen sales dropped 24.7% in November, and Standard & Poor's downgraded its debt. Year to date, sales are down 4.3%.
Credit ratings agency Moody's changed Kinder Morgan's outlook to Negative from Stable.
Being added to the S&P 500 Index comes with a certain amount of prestige. It can also come with a big financial boost in some cases. When it comes to what that means for Illumina Inc. (NASDAQ:...