NEW YORK, Mar 14, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- In a release published on March 12, 2010 under the same headline by The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!ndaq/quotes/nls/ndaq (NDAQ 19.98, -0.32, -1.58%) , note that the company name and ticker symbol for Sirius XM Radio Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!siri/quotes/nls/siri (SIRI 0.92, +0.01, +0.71%) were incorrect. The corrected release follows:
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!ndaq/quotes/nls/ndaq (NDAQ 19.98, -0.32, -1.58%) announced today the results of the quarterly reranking of the NASDAQ Q-50 IndexSM /quotes/comstock/10y!i:nxtq (NXTQ 134.43, -1.68, -1.23%) , which will become effective with the market open on Monday, March 22, 2010.
The following eight securities will be added to the Index: Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!amln/quotes/nls/amln (AMLN 23.18, +2.92, +14.41%) , Gentex Corporation /quotes/comstock/15*!gntx/quotes/nls/gntx (GNTX 20.15, -0.08, -0.40%) , Lincare Holdings Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!lncr/quotes/nls/lncr (LNCR 41.99, -0.39, -0.92%) , Micron Technology, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!mu/quotes/nls/mu (MU 9.66, -0.31, -3.11%) , Rambus, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!rmbs/quotes/nls/rmbs (RMBS 21.96, -0.40, -1.79%) , Sirius XM Radio Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!siri/quotes/nls/siri (SIRI 0.92, +0.01, +0.71%) , Vistaprint N.V. /quotes/comstock/15*!vprt/quotes/nls/vprt (VPRT 59.78, -1.09, -1.79%) , and Windstream Corporation /quotes/comstock/15*!win/quotes/nls/win (WIN 11.12, +0.16, +1.46%) .
The Index is designed to track the performance of the 50 securities that are next in line to replace the securities currently included in the NASDAQ-100 Index(R). The NASDAQ Q-50 Index is reranked on a quarterly basis. For more information about the NASDAQ Q-50 Index, including detailed eligibility criteria, visit https://indexes.nasdaqomx.com/.