Answered By: Business Information Services Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016 Views: 6
Go to S & P Indices
Click on Index Family to browse indices.
For example; click on U.S. under Equity.
Once you've selected the index you want (ex- S&P 500); click on the grey tab Constituents to see a list. You can also export the list to excel.
Use Bloomberg; available in the Margolis Market Information Lab (MIL) at the Business Instructional Facility (BIF).
- Type ADD and press GO for Historical Index Additions and Deletions
Also use WRDS; available in the Margolis Market Information Lab (MIL) at the Business Instructional Facility (BIF).
- Choose the dataset Compustat North America.
- Choose the dataset S&P Index Constituents.
You can also look at the print source: Security Price Index Record (call number --Q332.6 St24t2) available in Oak Street.
It contains the S&P 500 companies and the years they appear in the Index.