Four Stocks Added/Nine Deleted From Ardour Global Alternative Energy Index in Quarterly Rebalancing; No Changes to Ardour Global Index (Extra Liquid)

Sep 08, 2011, 03:00 ET from Ardour Global Alternative Energy Index

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ardour Global Alternative Energy Index(SM) (TICKER: AGIGL) will add four components in its quarterly rebalancing, effective 6:00 PM (EDT) Sunday, September 18, 2011.  Nine stocks will be deleted from the index, changing the number of index components to 129.

The Ardour Global Index(SM) (Extra Liquid) (TICKER: AGIXL), which contains a fixed number of 30 stocks, had no additions or deletions.

Additions to AGIGL are: Codexis Inc (TICKER: CDXS US); KiOR Inc (TICKER: KIOR US); Gevo Inc (TICKER: GEVO US); and Solazyme Inc (TICKER: SZYM US).

Deletions from AGIGL are: China Boqi Environmental Solutions Technology (TICKER: 1412 JP); Energy Conversion Devices Inc (TICKER: ENER US); Opcon AB (TICKER: OPCO SS); Ram Power Corp (TICKER: RPG CN); Solon AG fuer Solartechnik (TICKER: SOO1 GR); Sino Clean Energy Inc (TICKER: SCEI US); SmartHeat Inc (TICKER: HEAT US); China Recycling Energy Corp (TICKER: CREG US); and Ener1 Inc (TICKER: HEV US).

A complete list of constituents and weights will be posted on the AGI family of alternative energy indexes website ( as of the effective date. 

The Ardour Global Alternative Energy Index(SM) is a capitalization-weighted, float-adjusted index of the most prominent alternative energy stocks in the world. To be included in the AGIGL index, companies must be pure-play and the stocks must pass multiple screens, including for capitalization, float, exchange listing, share price and turnover. 

Detailed index information, including constituent data, rules and price information, is available at Data is also available through most vendors of financial data.

Walter Nasdeo 
Ardour Capital Investments, LLC 

Joseph LaCorte 
Ardour Global Indexes, LLC 

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