Huntington Ingalls Industries Set to Join S&P 500; Scientific Ga

Huntington Ingalls Industries Set to Join S&P 500; Scientific Games to Join S&P MidCap 400 and Ultra Clean Holdings to Join S&P SmallCap 600

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SOURCE S&P Dow Jones Indices

NEW YORK, Dec. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P MidCap 400 constituent Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. (NYSE: HII) will replace C. R. Bard Inc. (NYSE: BCR) in the S&P 500, S&P SmallCap 600 constituent Scientific Games Corp. (NASD: SGMS) will replace Huntington Ingalls Industries in the S&P MidCap 400, and Ultra Clean Holdings Inc. (NASD: UCTT) will replace Scientific Games in the S&P SmallCap 600 effective prior to the open of trading on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. S&P 500 constituent Becton, Dickinson and Co. (NYSE: BDX) is acquiring C.R. Bard in a deal expected to be completed on or about December 29.

Huntington Ingalls Industries engages in designing, building, overhauling, and repairing ships.  Headquartered in Newport News, VA, the company will be added to the S&P 500 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Aerospace & Defense Sub-Industry index.

Scientific Games develops technology-based products and services, and associated content for the gaming, lottery, and interactive gaming industries. Headquartered in Las Vegas, NV, the company will be added to the S&P MidCap 400 GICS Casinos & Gaming Sub-Industry index.

Ultra Clean Holdings designs, develops, prototypes, engineers, manufactures, and tests production tools, modules, and subsystems for the semiconductor capital equipment and equipment industry.  Headquartered in Hayward, CA, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS Semiconductor Equipment Sub-Industry index.

Following is a summary of the changes:

S&P 500 INDEX – JANUARY 3, 2018


COMPANY

GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR

GICS SUB-INDUSTRY

ADDED

Huntington Ingalls Industries

Industrials

Aerospace & Defense

DELETED

C.R. Bard

Health Care

Health Care Equipment

 

S&P MIDCAP 400 INDEX – JANUARY 3, 2018


COMPANY

GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR

GICS SUB-INDUSTRY

ADDED

Scientific Games

Consumer Discretionary

Casinos & Gaming

DELETED

Huntington Ingalls Industries

Industrials

Aerospace & Defense

 

S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX – JANUARY 3, 2018


COMPANY

GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR

GICS SUB-INDUSTRY

ADDED

Ultra Clean Holdings

Information Technology

Semiconductor Equipment

DELETED

Scientific Games

Consumer Discretionary

Casinos & Gaming

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