S&P Indices Announces Change to U.S. Index
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NEW YORK, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 3D Systems Corp. (NYSE:DDD) will replace Taleo Corp. (NASD:TLEO) in the S&P SmallCap 600 index after the close of trading on Thursday, April 5. S&P 100 & 500 constituent Oracle Corp. (NASD:ORCL) is acquiring Taleo in a deal expected to be completed on or about that date, pending final approvals.

3D Systems designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services 3D printers and related products. Headquartered in Rock Hill, SC, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Computer Hardware Sub-Industry index.

Following is a summary of the change:

S&P SMALLCAP 600  INDEX  – April 5, 2012






3D Systems

Information Technology

Computer Hardware



Information Technology

Application Software

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Dave Guarino
S&P Indices

David Blitzer
Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee
S&P Indices

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