New York, NY, Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — The S-Network Sector Low Volatility IndexSM (TICKER: SLOWX) will add 13 constituents and drop 13 constituents in its quarterly reconstitution, effective 6:00 PM (ET) Sunday, September 22, 2019, maintaining the number of index components at 50.
The additions to SLOWX are: T-Mobile Us Inc (TICKER: TMUS US), Expedia Group Inc (TICKER: EXPE US), Hershey Foods Corp (TICKER: HSY US), Walmart Inc (TICKER: WMT US), Hartford Finl Services Group (TICKER: HIG US), Travelers Cos Inc (TICKER: TRV US), Wr Berkley Corp (TICKER: WRB US), Steris Plc (TICKER: STE US), Thomson Reuters Corp (TICKER: TRI US), Accenture Plc A (TICKER: ACN US), Avery Dennison Corp (TICKER: AVY US), Linde plc (TICKER: LIN US), Evergy Inc (TICKER: EVRG US).
The deletions from SLOWX are: Walt Disney Co (TICKER: DIS US), Tjx Cos Inc (TICKER: TJX US), Colgate-Palmolive Co (TICKER: CL US), Procter & Gamble (TICKER: PG US), Aflac Inc (TICKER: AFL US), Intercontinental Exchange Inc (TICKER: ICE US), Us Bancorp (TICKER: USB US), Becton Dickinson & Co (TICKER: BDX US), IHS Markit Ltd (TICKER: INFO US), Fidelity National Information (TICKER: FIS US), Intl Flavors & Fragrances (TICKER: IFF US), Sherwin-Williams Co (TICKER: SHW US), Exelon Corp (TICKER: EXC US).
A complete list of constituents and weights will be posted to the index website (www.sectorlowvolindex.com) as of the effective date.
SLOWX is a portfolio of large-cap stocks listed on US exchanges that have been screened for low daily price volatility. SLOWX comprises 50 stocks, which are all constituents of the S-Network US Equity Large-Cap 500 Index (SN500). The index selects the five stocks in each of 10 GICS sectors (excluding Real Estate) with the lowest daily volatility over the previous twelve months.
Information about the index, including rules, historical return data, index fact sheets and presentations can be found at www.sectorlowvolindex.com.
S-Network Sector Low Volatility Index (TICKER: SLOWX)
S-Network Sector Low Volatility Total Return Index (TICKER: SLOWXTR)