|By PR Newswire||
|February 10, 2014 07:17 PM EST||
NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) will replace CEC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: CEC) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Friday, February 14. An affiliate of Apollo Global Management LLC (NYSE: APO) is acquiring CEC Entertainment in a deal expected to be completed soon pending final conditions.
U.S. Silica Holdings mines, processes, and sells commercial silica. Headquartered in Frederick, MD, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Diversified Metals & Mining Sub-Industry index.
Following is a summary of the change:
S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX – February 14, 2014
GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR
U.S. Silica Holdings
Diversified Metals & Mining
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