• S-Network Global Indexes
  • Posted March 8, 2018

14 Additions and 14 Deletions in S-Network Sector Low Volatility Index Quarterly Reconstitution

New York, NY, Thursday, March 8, 2018 — The S-Network Sector Low Volatility IndexSM (TICKER: SLOWX) will add 14 constituents and drop 14 constituents in its quarterly reconstitution, effective 6:00 PM (EST) Sunday, March 18, 2018, maintaining the number of index components at 45.


 The additions to SLOWX are: Mohawk Industries Inc (TICKER: MHK US), Colgate-Palmolive Co (TICKER: CL US), The Kraft Heinz Company (TICKER: KHC US), Valero Energy Corp (TICKER: VLO US), Occidental Petroleum (TICKER: OXY US), Nasdaq Inc (TICKER: NDAQ US), Aon plc (TICKER: AON US), Marsh & McLennan Companies (TICKER: MMC US), AMETEK Inc (TICKER: AME US), Cognizant Tech Solutions Corp (TICKER: CTSH US), Accenture plc A (TICKER: ACN US), Avery Dennison Corp (TICKER: AVY US), Intl Flavors & Fragrances (TICKER: IFF US), Consolidated Edison Inc (TICKER: ED US).


 The deletions from SLOWX are: Walt Disney Co (TICKER: DIS US), Dr Pepper Snapple Group (TICKER: DPS US), Hershey Foods Corp (TICKER: HSY US), Schlumberger Ltd (TICKER: SLB US), Kinder Morgan Inc (TICKER: KMI US), Berkshire Hathaway B (TICKER: BRK/B US), Gallagher Arthur J. & Co (TICKER: AJG US), AFLAC Inc (TICKER: AFL US), Raytheon Co (TICKER: RTN US), Harris Corp (TICKER: HRS US), Visa Inc A (TICKER: V US), Ball Corp (TICKER: BLL US), Praxair Inc (TICKER: PX US), PPL Corp (TICKER: PPL 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 45 stocks, which are all constituents of the S&P 500. The index selects the five stocks in each of nine GICS sectors (excluding Real Estate, and combining Telecommunication Services and Information Technology) 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)