Navient, Under Armour Set to Join the S&P 500; SLM, PolyOne to Join S&P MidCap 400; Aceto to Join S&P SmallCap 600

Navient, Under Armour Set to Join the S&P 500; SLM, PolyOne to Join S&P MidCap                      400; Aceto to Join S&P SmallCap 600  PR Newswire  NEW YORK, April 24, 2014  NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices after the close of trading on April 30:    oNavient Corp. (NASD: NAVIV) will replace SLM Corp. (NASD: SLM) in the S&P     500, and SLM will replace Alpha Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: ANR) in the     S&P MidCap 400. SLM Corp. is spinning off Navient to shareholders in a     transaction expected to be completed after the close of trading on April     30. Post spin, it is anticipated that SLM will have a market     capitalization more representative of the mid-cap market space. Alpha     Natural Resources is ranked #400 in the S&P MidCap 400 and is no longer     appropriate for that index.   oS&P MidCap 400 constituent Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA) will replace Beam     Inc. (NYSE: BEAM) in the S&P 500, S&P SmallCap 600 constituent PolyOne     Corp. (NYSE: POL) will replace Under Armour in the S&P MidCap 400, and     Aceto Corp. (NASD: ACET) will replace PolyOne in the S&P SmallCap 600.     Suntory Holdings is acquiring Beam in a deal expected to be completed on     or about April 30. Under Armour and PolyOne have market capitalizations     more representative of the large-cap and mid-cap market spaces     respectively.  Navient operates a loan management, servicing and asset recovery business. Headquartered in Newark, DE, the company will be added to the S&P 500 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Consumer Finance Sub-Industry index.  SLM is a financial services company specializing in education. Headquartered in Newark, DE, the company will be added to the S&P MidCap 400 GICS Consumer Finance Sub-Industry index.  Under Armour develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories. Headquartered in Baltimore, MD, the company will be added to the S&P 500 GICS Apparel, Accessories & Luxury Goods Sub-Industry index.  PolyOne provides specialized polymer materials, services, and solutions. Headquartered in Avon Lake, OH, the company will be added to the S&P MidCap 400 GICS Specialty Chemicals Sub-Industry index.  Aceto engages in the marketing, sale and distribution of products for human health, pharmaceutical ingredients and performance chemicals. Headquartered in Port Washington, NY, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS Trading Companies & Distributors Sub-Industry index.  Following is a summary of the changes:  S&P 500 INDEX – April 30, 2014         COMPANY      GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR   GICS SUB-INDUSTRY ADDED   Navient      Finance                Consumer Finance         Under Armour Consumer Discretionary Apparel, Accessories & Luxury                                             Goods DELETED SLM          Financials             Consumer Finance         Beam         Consumer Staples       Distillers & Vintners    S&P MIDCAP 400 INDEX – April 30, 2014         COMPANY       GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR   GICS SUB-INDUSTRY ADDED   SLM           Financials             Consumer Finance         PolyOne       Materials              Specialty Chemicals DELETED Alpha Natural Energy                 Coal & Consumable Fuels         Resources         Under Armour  Consumer Discretionary Apparel, Accessories & Luxury                                              Goods    S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX – April 30, 2014         COMPANY         GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR GICS SUB-INDUSTRY ADDED   Aceto Chemicals Industrials          Trading Companies & Distributors DELETED PolyOne         Materials            Specialty Chemicals  Additions to and deletions from S&P Dow Jones Indices do not in any way reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the companies involved.  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