Standard & Poor's Announces Changes to U.S. Index

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard & Poor's will make the
following changes to the S&P SmallCap 600: 


    * Secure Computing Corp. (NASD: SCUR) will replace NYFIX Inc. (NASD:
      NYFXE) after the close of trading Friday, October 28.  NYFIX will be
      removed from the index on account of low market capitalization.
    * MarineMax Inc. (NYSE: HZO) will replace Haggar Corp. (NASD: HGGR), and
      Portfolio Recovery Associates Inc. (NASD: PRAA) will replace PRG-Schultz
      International Inc. (NASD: PRGX), after the close of trading Tuesday,
      November 1.  Haggar is being acquired by Infinity Associates LLC in a
      deal expected to close on or about that date, pending final approvals.
      PRG-Schultz will be removed from the index on account of low market
      capitalization.


Standard & Poor's will monitor these transactions, and post any relevant
updates on its website: http://www.standardandpoors.com. 
Secure Computing provides software and services designed to control access
to applications and networks based on user authentication and authorization.
Headquartered in San Jose, CA, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap
600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Systems Software
Sub-Industry Index. 
MarineMax sells and services new and used recreational boats, motors,
trailers, marine parts and accessories.  Headquartered in Clearwater, FL, the
company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS Leisure Products
Sub-Industry Index. 
Portfolio Recovery Associates provides receivables management by
purchasing, collecting and managing portfolios of defaulted consumer
receivables.  Headquartered in Norfolk, VA, the company will be added to the
S&P SmallCap 600 GICS Diversified Commercial & Professional Services
Sub-Industry Index. 


    Following is a summary of the changes:
                  S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX - October 28, 2005
                  COMPANY       GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR     GICS SUB-INDUSTRY
     ADDED   Secure Computing  Information Technology     Systems Software
     DELETED       NYFIX       Information Technology     Systems Software
                  S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX - November 1, 2005
                COMPANY       GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR    GICS SUB-INDUSTRY
     ADDED      MarineMax     Consumer Discretionary  Leisure Products
                Portfolio     Industrials             Diversified Commercial
                 Recovery                              & Professional Services
     DELETED    Haggar        Consumer Discretionary  Apparel, Accessories &
                                                       Luxury Goods
                PRG-Schultz   Industrials             Diversified Commercial
                                                       & Professional Services


Additions to and deletions from an S&P equity index do not in any way
reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the companies concerned. 
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SOURCE  Standard & Poor's 
CONTACT:
David M. Blitzer, Ph.D. Managing Director & Chairman of the Index Committee 
(212) 438-3907
-0- Oct/27/2005 23:29 GMT
 
 
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