New York, NY (PRWEB) June 09, 2011
The Thomson Reuters/Jefferies CRB In-The-Ground Global Commodity Equity Index (TICKER: CRBQX) will add one new component, effective 6:00 PM (EDT) Sunday, June 19, 2011. One stock will be deleted from the index, maintaining the number of index components at 150.
The addition to CRBQX is: Equinox Minerals Ltd (TICKER: EQN CN). The stock will be added to the index on the condition the tender offer acquisition by Barrick Gold (TICKER: ABX CN) expires with no action.
The deletion from CRBQX is: Sumitomo Metal Industries (TICKER: 5405 JP). The stock will be deleted provided the aforementioned corporate action does not occur.
If the acquisition by Barrick Gold occurs there will be no additions or deletions made to the index.
The addition and deletion affects the Thomson Reuters/Jefferies CRB In-The-Ground Global Industrial Metals Equity Index (CRBIX), which is a sub-index of CRB-EQ.
The Thomson Reuters/Jefferies CRB Wildcatters Energy E&P Equity Index (TICKER: WCATI) will add six new components, effective 6:00 PM (EDT) Sunday, June 19, 2011. Four stocks will be deleted from the index, changing the number of index components to 69.
The additions to WCATI are: Petrobank Energy & Resources (TICKER: PBG CN); NAL Energy Corp (TICKER: NAE CN); EnQuest Plc (TICKER: ENQ LN); Canadian Energy Services & Technology Corp (TICKER: CEU CN); Open Range Energy Corp (TICKER: ONR CN); and Whitecap Resources Inc (TICKER: WCP CN).
The deletions from WCATI are: Progress Energy Resources Co (TICKER: PRQ CN); McMoRan Exploration Co (TICKER: MMR US); Berry Petroleum Co (TICKER: BRY US); and Camac Energy Inc (TICKER: CAK US).
A complete list of constituents and weights will be posted on the Thomson Reuters/Jefferies CRB Equity Indexes family website (http://www.crbequityindexes.com/indexdata-form.php) as of the effective date.
The Thomson Reuters/Jefferies CRB In-The-Ground Global Commodity Equity Index (TICKER: CRBQX) is an equity index designed to serve as a benchmark for globally traded stocks that are principally engaged in the production and distribution of commodities, including energy, metals and agricultural products. Detailed information is available at http://www.crbequityindexes.com/ and most vendors of financial data.