OLYMPIA, Wash., June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Financial Corporation (NASDAQ GS: HFWA), the parent company of Heritage Bank, announced today that it will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 Index before the open of trading on Monday, July 2, 2018, according to a press release issued by S&P Dow Jones Indices on Wednesday, June 27, 2018.
The S&P SmallCap 600 Index measures the small-cap segment of the U.S. equity market. The index is designed to track companies that meet specific inclusion criteria to ensure that they are liquid and financially viable.
"We are pleased to be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 Index, which we believe will lead to broader ownership and increased liquidity for our stock," said Brian L. Vance, President and Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Financial Corporation.
About Heritage Financial
Heritage Financial Corporation is an Olympia-based bank holding company with Heritage Bank, a full-service commercial bank, as its sole wholly-owned banking subsidiary. Heritage Bank has a branching network of 59 banking offices in Washington and Oregon. Heritage Bank also does business under the Central Valley Bank name in the Yakima and Kittitas counties of Washington and under the Whidbey Island Bank name on Whidbey Island. Heritage's stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "HFWA". More information about Heritage Financial Corporation can be found on its website at www.hf-wa.com and more information about Heritage Bank can be found on its website at www.heritagebanknw.com.
SOURCE Heritage Financial Corporation