IHS News Releases - Commodities, Pricing & Cost

Commodities, Pricing & Cost

  • 1/16/18 6:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today reported results for the fourth quarter ended November 30, 2017. Revenue of $945 million, including total organic revenue growth of 6 percent Net income of $105 million and diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.26 Adjusted EBITDA of $366 million and Adjusted earnings per dilutedmore...
  • 1/14/18 8:00 pm EST
    SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--After rigorous market testing, the Singapore Exchange (SGX) has chosen the IHS McCloskey Indonesia FOB (4,200kc GAR*) marker from business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) as the cash settlement price for its Indonesian 4,200kc GAR* coal futures contract. The launch of SGX’s Indonesian 4,200kc GAR* coal futures contract, which is subject to regulatory approval, will provide a risk management tool for the most widely tradedmore...
  • 1/11/18 7:17 pm EST
    LONDON (11 January, 2018) – As the demand for super-large TV displays grow, the need for higher resolution is set to increase, seeing the first uses of 8K display in 2018, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.While ultra-high definition (UHD) panels are estimated to account for more than 98 percent of the 60-inch and larger display market in 2017, most TV panel suppliers are planning to mass produce 8K displays in 2018. Themore...
  • 1/11/18 9:09 am EST
    Juniper stood out among the top tier of router and carrier Ethernet switch (CES) manufacturers, in the latest service provider survey from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Cisco, Huawei and Nokia also scored well, across the board.In the carriers’ leading vendor selection criterion, product reliability, Juniper ranked highest, followed by Cisco. In fact, Juniper was rated highest in four out of five of the carriers’ top manufacturermore...
  • 1/11/18 8:00 am EST
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As final light vehicle sales figures for the month of December are now fully reported from major markets, 2017 remained on track to achieve record auto sales on a global level, for the 8th year in a row. For December 2017, global auto sales did not finish as strong as expected. With 8.65 million units sold in December, global sales volume is down 1.7 percent over last year, according to the newest forecast from business information provider IHSmore...
  • 1/10/18 1:07 pm EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced winners of the IHS Markit Innovation Awards. Presented at the ShowStoppers ® Consumer Electronics Show (CES) press event on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, the awards showcased the most innovative technology products submitted by event exhibitors. “Congratulations to all the technology visionaries who participated in themore...
  • 1/10/18 10:08 am EST
    From artificial intelligence and deep learning to advances in privacy protection, far-reaching video-surveillance innovations are cropping up around the world. New trends continue to change the way consumers, businesses and machines interact, while also spurring the next revolution in security industry growth, according to a new white paper from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.IHS Markit analysts were asked to provide theirmore...
  • 1/9/18 10:46 am EST

    Automakers are expected to see launch of about 75 new models in 2018; contrasting with about 53 in 2017 and an expected 56 in 2019, according to IHS Markit forecasts.

    IHS Markit has reviewed expected major new-product launches from 2017 through 2019. IHS Markit finds an expected spike in launch activity for 2018 compared with 2017.

    IHS Markit forecasts about 75 new models will see market sales launch throughout the calendar year. The new vehicles launched in 2018 are forecast to account for about 3.09 million units of volume in 2019—when each will have been on market for a full year.

    IHS Markit has reviewed expected new model launches from 2017 through 2019. Counting model/bodystyle as unique launches, though not in this report include facelifts, minor model changes or powertrain updates. This approach reflects that some variations are arriving in different calendar years, and provides a broader window into overall product launch activity. While a new bodystyle is an extension of the project, there are some distinct marketing and logistics launch activities behind themore...
  • 1/5/18 11:09 am EST
    As they become more ubiquitous in homes and in various consumer electronics products, artificial intelligence (AI) and digital assistants are likely to be two of the major overarching themes at next week’s 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Accelerating growth in both of these markets underscores their surging role in the overall consumer electronics landscape. More than 5 billion consumer devices supporting digital assistants will be in use in 2018, with almost 3 billion more added by 2021more...
  • 1/5/18 9:09 am EST
    With consumer television prices falling, global shipments of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) TVs grew 133 percent year over year, reaching a new monthly record of 270,000 units in November 2017, during the lead-up to the holiday shopping season. This growth comes as falling prices placed 55-inch 4K OLED into the budget range of a greater number of high-end holiday shoppers, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.Overallmore...