IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 3/11/19 10:44 am EDT

    Samsung maintains number one ranking in semiconductor sales for the total year 2018

    The declining market for semiconductors used in mobile handsets and enterprise servers led to a realignment in the company market-share ranking for semiconductor manufacturers. While Samsung led semiconductor sales for the past five quarters, Intel outpaced Samsung in the fourth quarter. Intel’s semiconductor sales revenue reached $18.4 billion in the fourth quarter, compared to $15.8 billion for Samsung. While quarter-over-quarter Intel semiconductor sales declined by 2.3 percent in themore...
  • 3/7/19 8:55 am EST

    Shipments of UHD TVs, smart TVs and other richly featured TV sets continued to grow

    The global TV market grew 2.9 percent in 2018, reaching 221 million units, due to a sales surge in the first half of the year as many consumers upgraded their TVs to watch the Football World Cup. Shipments of richly featured TV sets continued to grow. In fact in the fourth quarter of 2018, and for the first time, more than half of all shipments were ultra-high definition (UHD) TVs and screen sizes also continued to swell, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO).“Average new TV screen sizesmore...
  • 3/5/19 8:30 am EST

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch shows small business job growth stayed consistent with the previous month and hourly earnings growth increased slightly

    Rochester, N.Y. (March 5, 2019) –  The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch continued to reflect signs of the tight labor market. At 98.93, the Small Business Jobs Index was unchanged in February, remaining just below 99. Though the rate of job growth has stayed relatively consistent over the past three months, the national index is down 0.84 percent year-over-year. Hourly earnings growth improved once again from the previous month, up 2.50 percent ($0.66). One-month andmore...
  • 3/5/19 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 first quarter of fiscal year 2019 on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, before market open. In conjunction with the earnings release, investors will have the opportunity to listen to IHS Markit senior management review its first quarter fiscal year 2019 results via conference call and webcast onmore...
  • 3/5/19 4:36 am EST

    Eurozone records modest improvement in growth

    Key findings:▪ Final Eurozone Composite Output Index: 51.9 (Flash: 51.4, January Final: 51.0)▪ Final Eurozone Services Business Activity Index: 52.8 (Flash: 52.3, January Final: 51.2)To read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 3/4/19 10:56 pm EST

    Composite output expands at softest rate for four months

    Key Points:Services activity expands at softer pace, while manufacturing output returns to growthInflationary pressures remained subduedServices companies see steepest decline in backlogs for nearly three-and-a-half yearsTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 3/4/19 7:44 pm EST

    Stronger demand drives activity growth in February

    Key points:New business rises at fastest rate since May 2013Activity growth quickens to three-month highFirms remain optimistic towards coming 12 monthsTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 3/4/19 10:49 am EST
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) has partnered with the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) to share expanded insights on the commercial vehicle market with NTEA members through a new solution launching during the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis March 5-8, 2019. The solution, WorkTruckCert, uses VIN decoding software from IHS Markit to enable end-users to more easily complete upfit certification labels.more...
  • 3/4/19 9:30 am EST

    Will address delegates at international gathering of industry, policy, technology and financial leaders March 11-15 in Houston

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will address CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019, March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. “We are honored to have Secretary Pompeo join us at CERAWeek 2019,” said Daniel Yergin, CERAWeek chairman and vice chairman of IHS Markit. “His remarks will add an important foreign policy and national security dimension to the critical issues to be discussed at this year’s conference.more...
  • 3/4/19 3:00 am EST

    Enhancement strengthens multi-asset coverage for transaction cost analysis

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq:INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that its best-in-class OTC derivatives valuation data is available to financial institutions for best execution compliance. The time-stamped valuation data can help firms monitor intraday and historic transaction costs across interest rate, equity, FX, credit, commodity and structured product OTC derivativesmore...