ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information
and insight, will release its financial results for the third quarter of
fiscal year 2015 on Tuesday, September 29, before the open of market.
In conjunction with the earnings release, investors will have the
opportunity to listen to IHS senior management review its third quarter
of fiscal year 2015 results via conference call and webcast on September
29, 2015 at 8:more...
Seasonal strength along with strong US gasoline demand and increasing production shortfall in Mexico driving rise of European gasoline spreads
European gasoline spreads, or gasoline prices relative to crude, have risen remarkably and continually in 2015, reaching average monthly highs not seen since May 2007. However, according to new market research by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight, the reasons for this lie well outside the region, on the other side of the Atlantic. In its IHS Energy Market Briefing: Confounding Logic? The Remarkable Rise of European Gasoline Spreads, IHSmore...
London, UK (August 27, 2015)—IHS (NYSE: IHS) conducted in-depth interviews with 23 service providers from around the world who use microwave equipment in their networks and found that 51 percent of the microwave links they deploy will be Ethernet-only by 2017, up from 38 percent currently. “In additional to capacity requirements for backhaul connectivity continuing to rise, operator confidence in deploying Ethernet for voice and data backhaul has been boosted by packetmore...
Global installed base of connected audio devices forecast to reach 267 million units by 2018
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (August 27, 2015) – The market for wirelessly connected audio devices is growing rapidly, reflecting a global audio market that is being profoundly reshaped and reinvigorated by the popularity of mobile devices. A shift toward on-the-go music listening, along with increasing popularity of Spotify, Pandora, Deezer and other streaming music services, is leading to increased smartphone- and tablet-centric music consumption. According to IHS Technology (NYSE: IHS), total connectedmore...
August decline marks one of the lowest points since beginning of year
Current construction costs fell again in August, according to IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The headline current IHS PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index (ECCI) registered 45.7 this month, down from 48.8 in July and well below the neutral mark. The headline index has not indicated rising costs since December.The current materials/equipment index slipped to 44.2, down from 47.4 in July. The pricing environment appears to be deteriorating with themore...
Campbell, CALIFORNIA (August 26, 2015)—IHS today released excerpts from its 2015 IHS Infonetics SIP Trunking North American Service Provider Scorecard, which profiles, analyzes and ranks the 10 top Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunking service providers in North America: AT&T, CenturyLink, Cox, Fusion, IntelePeer, Level 3, Sprint, Verizon, Windstream and XO. “For the seventh straight year, Verizon leads our SIP trunking provider scorecard, followed by CenturyLink, AT&T and XOmore...
10 million metric tons of new Iranian methanol capacity could be added by 2025 if sanctions are lifted
In a new report, IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced that a permanent lifting of sanctions against Iran could accelerate Iranian methanol capacity by an additional 10 million metric tons (MMT) by 2025. Already a major producer of methanol, Iran currently produces 5 MMT of methanol annually, which represents nearly 5 percent of global methanol capacity.A full repeal of sanctions would also open up a large volume of methanol supplymore...
East Africa-China trade routes fastest growing; strengthening trade ties between Southeast Asia and North America
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trade from China and Southeast Asia to North America and Europe is
expected to boom in the next five years, according to new analysis
released today by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of
critical information and insight.
The World Trade Service of IHS Maritime & Trade forecasts that China’s
trade will continue to increase by more than 5 percent per year between
2015 and 2020. This positive medium-term trade growthmore...
Campbell, CALIFORNIA (August 24, 2015)—IHS (NYSE: IHS) interviewed 16 of the world’s top 20 independent wireless, incumbent, competitive and cable operators that operate DAS (distributed antenna systems) and found that, on average, respondents expect the DAS nodes in their networks to more than triple between now and 2018. DAS is used by large service providers and venue owners—airports, stadiums, casinos, malls and the like—to improve network coverage in venues where a macrocell approachmore...
Iran offers low-cost feedstocks and access to large domestic and major foreign markets, but needs infrastructure and technology investments to grow
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A rekindling of direct foreign investment in Iran’s huge petrochemical
sector -- if and when sanctions are lifted -- could reap large rewards
for nimble investors with the significant intestinal fortitude necessary
to assume relatively high levels of economic and political risks, says
new analysis from IHS (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical
information and insight.
According to the IHS Chemical analysis, Iran’s manymore...