Download: STOXX Select Dividend Indices

The STOXX Select Dividend family of indices offers investors an ideal way to track high-dividend-paying companies in many regions including Europe, Enlarged Europe, Nordic, Americas, Global and Asia/Pacific. Investors looking to select high dividend payers can use these indices as a starting point for further research. To download the STOXX Select Dividend Indices in Excel …

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Components of the S&P Emerging Asia 40 Index

Last month S&P launched a new index called the S&P Emerging Asia 40 Index to provide exposure to the 40 largest and most liquid securities from the emerging markets of China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand.The Index offers equal exposure to two distinctive regions: with 20 stocks from China and India and 20 …

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Components of FTSE Multinationals Index

The FTSE Multinationals Index is comprised of companies which derive more than 30% of their revenue outside their region. The majority of the top 100 companies in this index are from the developed world. Five components from the FTSE Multinationals Index are listed below: 1.Company:Danone SA (DANOY) Current Dividend Yield: 2.56% Sector:Food Processing Country: France …

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12 Components of the STOXX Global Grand Prix Index

The Formula One is the world’s most prestigious race car championship in the world. Wikipedia notes the following about Formula One: Formula One, also known as Formula 1 or F1 and referred to officially as the FIA Formula One World Championship,[2] is the highest class of single seater auto racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale …

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Composition of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index

The chart below shows the weightings of different emerging markets in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index in 2000, 2005 and 2010 (as of the end of October): Source: FT BeyondBRICs blog Mexico and Taiwan had the most weightage in the index a decade ago. Now China represents the largest weightage followed by Brazil. China and …

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MSCI Index 10-Year Performance: U.S. vs. Select Developed, Emerging Markets

In a post titled “The Magic of Buy & Hold vs Trend” fellow blogger Barry Ritholtz noted the following interesting fact yesterday: “On December 31, 1998, the last trading day of the year, the SPX closed at 1229.23. That is within 10 points (not 10 percent, but 10 points!) of where it is today. Over …

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