McGraw Hill Financial to sell J.D. PowerStaff writer ▼ | October 31, 2015
McGraw Hill Financial is looking at selling off its J.D. Power unit, best known for car quality and reliability ratings.
Focusing on core Strategic alternatives for ratings company
J.D. Power gets a majority of its business from the automotive sector. It is a part of McGraw Hill's commodities and commercial markets business, which also includes the energy and metals data company Platts.
Westlake Village, California-based J.D. Power could be more valuable to a market research or consumer analytics company, McGraw Hill said.
McGraw Hill with brands like S&P Capital IQ, S&P Dow Jones Indices and CRISIL has in recent years divested some of its other non-core business units. ■