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S&P

Standard & Poor's (S&P) is a division of McGraw-Hill that publishes financial research and analysis on stocks and bonds. It is well known for the stock market indexes, the US-based S&P 500, the Australian S&P/ASX 200, the Canadian S&P/TSX, the Italian S&P/MIB and India's S&P CNX Nifty.

Headlines Around the Web

Sensex drops 19 points after initial gains

Jan 09 - The Times of India

Sensex continues to decline, drops 71 points

Jan 03 - The Times of India

Sensex up 19 points in morning trade

Dec 24 - The Times of India

Articles About S&P

An elderly woman is pictured in the birth village of Gavrilo Princip
New Resesrch Explains Why Elderly People are Prone to Sleep Disorders

By IBTimes AU

Elderly people have difficulties with their sleeping patterns. A study led by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and the University of Toronto/Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center found out and tried to explain the reasons for elderly people to experience these kind of problems. (Aug 21)

MORE TOPICS: ISRAEL, AGING

Beyonce and Jay-Z perform "Drunk In Love" at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California January 26, 2014.
Jay Z and Beyonce's Update: Jay Z's Alleged Mistress Rapper Liv Insults Beyonce in 'Sorry Mrs. Carter' [SEE VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Jay Z's alleged mistress, rapper Liv, has now comes out with a controversial new rap song about her and Jay Z where she claims she never had any physical relationship with Beyonce's husband but the two had some emotional bonding. In the track titled "Sorry Mrs. (Aug 07)

Stock Market
S&P 500 Index Up 3.48 Points, as 72% of Companies Report Better-Than-Expected Earnings

By IBTimes AU

Despite disappointing results from Boeing and other companies, the U.S. stock market logged record-high earnings due to positive earnings from technology firms. (Aug 05)

MORE TOPICS: DOW JONES, ISRAEL, FACEBOOK, RETAIL, UKRAINE, NEW JERSEY

Australia's Treasurer Joe Hockey speaks during the B20 Summit in Sydney July 18, 2014.
S&P Maintains Australia's AAA Credit Rating Due to 'Strong' Public Finances

By IBTimes AU

Australia's AAA credit rating has been affirmed by Standard & Poor's due to the country's strong public finances, low debt and deficit. The credit rating agency appears more "relaxed" about the federal government's budget, according to reports. (Jul 30)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Zac Efron Poses After He Threw Off His Shirt as He Accepts the Award for Best Shirtless Performance for 'That Awkward Moment' as Presenters Rita Ora and Jessica Alba Look on at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles
Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez Spotted Looking Sexy on Vacation in Sardinia

By IBTimes AU

Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez are heating things up in Sardinia. The pair were spotted hopping on a boat in Sardinia, Italy, last week. The pair were spotted on vacation enjoying the European summer sun and warm Mediterranean waters. (Jul 03)

MORE TOPICS: INVESTMENT

A woman holds her new Apple iPhone 5S after buying it at an Apple Store at Tokyo's Ginza shopping district
Apple Inc. Among Top Holdings of Green Mutual Funds; AAPL 19th on S&P 100

By IBTimes AU

Apple Inc has become a favorite stock of environmental mutual funds due to the company's efforts to "go green." Environment-conscious mutual fund managers are taking notice of Apple stock as it strives to become a socially and environmentally responsible company. (Jun 20)

MORE TOPICS: APPLE INC., IPHONE, INVESTMENT, ANDROID

Budget 2014: S&P Belies PM Tony Abbott’s Warning That Blocking by Labor of Budget Cuts Would Lead to Review of Australia’s AAA Rating

By IBTimes AU

Another hole has been punched into the argument of the Coalition that the proposed 2014-15 budget would be for the long-term benefit of Australia. In insisting that the Opposition's vow to block in Parliament the spending cuts would be bad for t... (May 21)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT

Budget 2014: Downgrade Risk of Australia's AAA Credit Rating a 'Political Blow' to Abbott Gov't

By IBTimes AU

Standard & Poor has warned Australia its AAA credit rating may be reviewed unless "significant cuts" were made in the budget. (May 20)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT

Ranbir Kapoor and Anuskha Sharma
Ranbir-Anushka Starrer ‘Bombay Velvet’ Drops Christmas Release, will not Clash with Aamir Khan’s ‘P.K.’

By IBTimes IN

Anurag Kashyap's "Bombay Velvet" has moved its release date to 28 November, which is almost one month before Aamir Khan's "PK" (Peekay) hits screens. (Apr 17)

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Ajith's 'Amarkalam' Rerelease, 'Thala 55' Title Announcement on his Birthday?

By IBTimes IN

Ajith's 1999-hit "Amarkalam" is expected to be released on his birthday (1 May). The title of "Thala 55" might also be revealed on the same day. (Apr 15)