Compounding effects of high-graded drilling locations and reductions in drilling and completion costs driving significant improvements in E&P sector financial performance
HOUSTON, Tex. (June 2, 2015) – The compounding effect of high-graded drilling locations and the continuing reduction in drilling and completion costs are helping exploration and production (E&P) companies substantially mitigate the damage to their balance sheets brought on by the 2014 oil price decline, according to new analysis from IHS (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight. IHS expects U.S. E&P companies to post a 25 percent to 30more...
Apple Watch forecast to comprise 86 percent of AMOLED smartwatch panels
TOKYO, Japan (June 1, 2015 -- UPDATED June 2, 2015) – Smartwatch display unit shipments are expected to grow 250 percent year-over-year, reaching a record 34 million units in 2015, led by demand for the new Apple Watch, according to IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight. The display market is still assessing the staying power of smartwatch demand, so as not to overshoot display supply needs in the coming year, particularly for the year-endmore...
Awards recognize achievements through the use of information, analytics and expertise
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of information and
insight, today announced that seven companies have been selected to
receive 2015 IHS SPECTRUM Excellence Awards. This prominent industry
award program spotlights organizations and individuals around the world
who have successfully used advanced information, analytics and expertise
to make better decisions and achieve their business goals.
“Today, organizations aremore...
SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Premium audio system sales in new vehicles are expected to grow from
just over 8.6 million units globally in 2014 to more than 11.6 million
units in 2021, with branded speaker system sales expected to grow from
more than 8.7 million units to 11.1 million units in the same timeframe,
according to the IHS Automotive forecasts for these systems. IHS
Automotive is a global provider of critical information and insight to
the automotive industry andmore...
Campbell, CALIFORNIA (May 29, 2015)—IHS (NYSE: IHS) conducted in-depth surveys with 150 businesses in North America about their data centers and found that 45 percent intend to increase spending on software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) over the next two years. “Within the data center, raw speed with support for software-defined networking (SDN) and virtualized workloads are the top requirements for fabrics among companies participating in our enterprise data center study,” saidmore...
New research identifies best-performing global businesses in creating shareholder value from M&A
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information
and insight, has been recognized as among the best-performing global
businesses in creating shareholder value from mergers and acquisitions
(M&A), according to new research authored by Intralinks® Holdings (NYSE:
IL), and City University London’s Cass Business School.
The study, Masters of the Deal: Part 2, looked at 20 years of
data, the largest ever analysismore...
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (May 29, 2015) – Merger activity in the semiconductor industry moved to a new level with the announcement of the agreement for Avago Technologies to acquire Broadcom, according to IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight. The deal, which is valued at $37 billion in cash and stock, will create a new company valued at $77 billion. “This is the latest and, by far the largest, merger in the semiconductor industry, as major playersmore...
Flat panel display equipment spending to reach its highest level since 2011, thanks to new factories for LCD and AMOLED panels used in TV and smartphone applications
KYOTO, Japan, May 28, 2015 – Revenues for flat panel display (FPD) manufacturing equipment are expected to grow for the third consecutive year to reach $9.1 billion, according to IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight. This level of FPD equipment spending, the highest level since 2011, is being driven by new liquid crystal display (LCD) and active-matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) panel factories targeting both large-area television andmore...
4K TV panel shipments to reach 40 million units this year, with 15 percent penetration
SEOUL, South Korea (May 28, 2015) – TV panel shipment targets will reach an historic high in 2015, despite the strengthening dollar against other currencies, especially those of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and emerging markets. According to IHS (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight, TV panel unit shipments are expected to grow 5 percent, year-over-year, reaching a record 265 million units in 2015. The total panel area for TV displaymore...
IHS Automotive forecasts the global EV charging stations installation base to grow to more than 12.7 million in 2020
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The global EV Charger (EVC) market is forecast to grow from more than 1
million units in 2014 to more than 12.7 million units in 2020, according
to a new EV
Charging Infrastructure report by IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), the leading
global source of critical information and insight. The report
investigates the current and future regional deployments of EV charging
stations and identifies factors for future growth.