IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 12/12/18 8:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, before the open of market. In conjunction with the earnings release, investors will have the opportunity to listen to IHS Markit senior management review its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 results via conference call and webcast onmore...
  • 12/11/18 10:00 am EST

    This year the United States will import more oil from Canada than all the OPEC countries combined—and four-fifths of those imports will be heavy oil

    CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Imports of Canadian heavy crude are an increasingly important source of supply to the United States, the world’s largest refining market for such crudes, according to a new report by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. U.S. imports of Canadian heavy crudes will approach 2.8 million barrels per day (mbd) in 2018—more than double what they were in 2012—and could exceed 3 million mbd in 2020more...
  • 12/5/18 9:44 am EST

    In the holiday season lead-in, 4K TV shipments rose to 44 percent of TV shipments and over 70 percent of revenue

    LONDON (December 5, 2018) – Although overall TV shipments in the third quarter of 2018 were flat compared to the previous year, the average TV unit-shipment screen size increased more than any previous quarter in more than a year. While strong seasonality from promotions for the World Cup raised TV unit sales more than 7 percent in the first half of the year, Western Europe, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa all experienced double-digit TV shipment year-over-year declines in the thirdmore...
  • 12/4/18 8:57 pm EST

    Chinese business activity rises modestly in November

    Key points Steepest increase in services activity for five months, while manufacturing production remains stableComposite new business rises at quickest pace since JuneInflationary pressures coolTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 12/4/18 7:41 pm EST

    Service sector output growth holds close to October’s six-month high

    Key points:Business activity grows solidlyDemand conditions remain supportiveConfidence strengthens to ten-month peakData collection 12-27 NovemberTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • Paychex IHS Markit Small Business Jobs Index November 2018
    12/4/18 8:30 am EST

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch shows hourly earnings growth increased to 2.38 percent and job growth decreased by 0.85 percent from a year ago  

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch for November shows that the tight labor market continues to make for challenging hiring conditions. The Small Business Jobs Index declined for the sixth consecutive month, falling 0.11 percent from October to 99.01 in November. Despite the low rate of job growth, the rate of hourly wage growth increased slightly, now standing at 2.38 percent ($0.63). “With the Jobs Index at its lowest level since 2010, small businesses continue tomore...
  • 12/4/18 7:30 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that McKinley Capital Management, LLC (“McKinley Capital”), a privately-held investment adviser specializing in global and international growth equity strategies, is implementing its Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Managed Service. An existing EDM user, McKinley Capital decided to move to the managed service to takemore...
  • 12/4/18 5:00 am EST

    With just 48 percent of floating rigs under contract presently and more scrapping needed to increase floater utilization above 70 percent, it’s too soon to be bullish on outlook

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fueled by increasing day rates and growing global demand growth for harsh environment (HE) semi-submersible offshore drilling rigs, some industry leaders are extremely bullish on future demand for these semis (also called floaters), but the market is far from achieving full utilization and growth expectations need to be tempered, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a leading global source of critical information and insightmore...
  • 12/3/18 11:52 am EST

    Manufacturing PMI hits three-month high, driven by a survey-record rise in employment

    Key findings:

    • Slight rebounds in output and new order growth
    • Strongest job creation since survey began eight years ago
    • Input cost inflation eases to nine-month low
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Christian Buhagiar, President and CEO at SCMA said: “Canadian manufacturers enjoyed an overall rebound in growth during November, with business conditions improving at the strongest pace for three months. Stronger rises in output and new orders were supported by the fastest upturn in employment numbers since the survey began in October 2010. The latest robust increase in staffing levels was widely linked to capacity pressures and amore...
  • 12/3/18 11:51 am EST

    Output expands at joint-weakest rate since September 2017

    Key findings:

    • Production growth eases but remains strong
    • New orders rise at fastest rate for six months
    • Employment increases solidly
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--November survey data signalled a strong improvement in operating conditions across the U.S. manufacturing sector, despite the headline PMI dipping to a three-month low. The upturn was supported by the fastest increase in new orders since May and a sharp rise in employment. Output also rose solidly, despite growth easing to the joint-weakest in over a year. Capacity pressures were also evident through a further rise in backlogs. Panellistsmore...