Qualys Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

Feb 29, 2016, 17:56 ET from S&P Dow Jones Indices

NEW YORK, Feb. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualys Inc. (NASD: QLYS) will replace Hanger Inc. (OTC: HNGR) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Wednesday, March 2. Due to regulatory compliance issues, Hanger was delisted from the New York Stock Exchange at the close on Friday, February 26, making it ineligible for continued inclusion in the S&P SmallCap 600.

Qualys provides cloud-based security and compliance solutions.  Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Systems Software Sub-Industry index.

Following is a summary of the change:

S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX – March 2, 2016


COMPANY

GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR

GICS SUB-INDUSTRY

ADDED

Qualys

Information Technology

Systems Software

DELETED

Hanger

Health Care

Health Care Facilities

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