ENGLEWOOD, Colo. And LONDON, England (April 5, 2016) – IHS (NYSE: IHS) and Markit (NASDAQ: MRKT) today released the following statement regarding the Department of Treasury Notice issued late yesterday: “IHS and Markit, together with their respective advisors, have conducted a preliminary review of the new U.S. Treasury rules released late yesterday, and we expect that the new rules would not result in the IHS Markit merger-of-equals transaction being subject to U.S. Code 7874. “more...
The iPhone SE represents an amalgamation of the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s merged into something altogether new
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A preliminary estimate by IHS
Inc. (NYSE: IHS) and its Teardown
and Cost Benchmarking Service shows that the iPhone SE smartphone
costs about $160 to build. The U.S. version of an entry-level iPhone SE
with 16 gigabytes (GB) of NAND memory carries a bill of materials (BOM)
of $156.20, which rises to $160.00 when the manufacturing cost is added,
according to results from the IHS teardown of a phone purchased from the
Apple Store on Marchmore...
Weakness in end-market demand will cause revenue decay to extend into 2016 and beyond
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global semiconductor revenues fell by 2 percent in 2015. Sequential
quarterly growth was weak throughout every quarter of 2015, especially
in the first quarter when the market declined 8.9 percent over the
previous quarter -- the deepest sequential quarterly decline since the
semiconductor market collapsed in the fourth quarter of 2008 and first
quarter of 2009. Global revenue in 2015 totaled $347.3 billion, down
from $354.3 billion in 2014,more...
IHS Technology analysts will provide guidance on opportunities associated with residential security and smart home solutions
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (March 31, 2016) – IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, will join SMAhome International Exhibition & Conference 2016 as its media partner, April 19-21, 2016 at the Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall, Taiwan.Jim Dearing, analyst for security and building technologies at IHS Technology, will deliver a presentation, titled “A market overview: traditional security and the smart home” on Thursday, April 21. Themore...
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--India has become the world’s fourth largest spender on defence,
following a 13.1 percent increase in its 2016-17 defence budget,
according to IHS
Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information
and insight. India’s climb in the rankings – from sixth position last
year – is a result of an increase in expenditure to $50.7 billion
combined with cuts to military spending by other countries, namely,
Russia and Saudi Arabiamore...
The pace of small business job growth improved 0.36 percent since January
Mountain remains top-ranked region
Washington continues as top state, followed by Florida
Seattle overtakes Dallas as top metro
Other Services leads industry sectors, with Construction ranking second
The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index moderated slightly—from 100.75 in February to 100.74 in March. The first quarter of 2016 marks the index’s best three-month increase in two years, with a gain of 0.36 percent. The Mountain region remains the top-performing regional index. Washington extends its lead among states, increasing 0.39 percent to an index level of 103.93. Seattle ranks as the top metro area for small business job growth, overtaking Dallas, which had held that position formore...
One in 10 smartphones shipped globally in 2016 will include wireless charging capability
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (March 29, 2016) – The wireless charging receiver market grew more than 160 percent in 2015 over the previous year, as annual global shipments reached 144 million units. Integrated receivers hit mainstream devices, and refinements to system design and diversification for various applications and power ratings is now driving the development of the technology. Annual shipment volume is expected to top one billion units by 2020 and two billion by 2025, according to IHS Inc. (NYSEmore...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (March 29, 2016) – Managed security service global revenue totaled $17.4 billion in 2015, up 9 percent from the prior year, and it is forecast to grow by one‑third over the next five years. More than half (54 percent) of security service revenue in 2015 came from customer-premises-equipment- (CPE-) based services, with cloud-based offerings contributing 46 percent; however, this ratio is expected to reverse by 2020, according to IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global sourcemore...
TOKYO, Japan (March 28, 2016) – Positive growth returned to India’s liquid crystal display (LCD) TV market in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2015, after the industry posted declines in the second quarter (Q2) and no growth in the third quarter (Q3). With more Indians transitioning from cathode-ray tube (CRT) TVs to LCD, the overall consumer LCD TV market in India grew 18 percent in Q4 2015 to reach 2.6 million units, according to IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of criticalmore...
New data shows signs of stabilization within the index with a small rally starting to percolate
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (March 23, 2016) – Current construction costs fell again in March, said IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The headline current IHS PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index (ECCI) registered 44.6 this month, up from 41.3 in February. The headline index has been consistently below the neutral mark for 15 months.The current materials/equipment price index showed some improvement, moving up from 36.9 in February to 41.8 in March. The sub-indexmore...