Delta Air Lines Set to Join the S&P 500

                   Delta Air Lines Set to Join the S&P 500

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will
replace BMC Software (NASD: BMC) in the S&P 500 after the close of trading on
Tuesday, September 10. Bain Capital, LLC is acquiring BMC Software in a deal
expected to be completed on or about that

Delta Air Lines Holdings is one of the largest passenger airlines in the
world. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, the company will be added to the S&P 500
GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Airlines Sub-Industry index.

Following is a summary of the change:

S&P 500 INDEX – September 10, 2013
ADDED   Delta Air Lines Industrials            Airlines
DELETED BMC Software    Information Technology System Software

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