NEW YORK, MAY 2, 2016: S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following change in the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index:
- Effective after the close of trading on May 9, 2016, Noble Corp plc (Exchange: NYSE, Ticker: NE) will be removed from the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index. Noble Corp plc is being removed as a result of a reduction of its dividend payments.
The Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index represents the country’s top stocks by dividend yield, selected annually and subject to screening and buffering criteria.