Russell Indexes


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Russell Indexes

US equity index widely used by pension and mutual fund investors that are weighted by market capitalization and published by the Frank Russell Company of Tacoma, Washington. For example, the Russell 3000 index includes the 3,000 largest US companies according to market capitalization.

Russell Indexes

Three indices that track the 3,000 largest (by market capitalization) publicly-traded companies in the United States. The Russell 1000 tracks the 1,000 largest, the Russell 2000 tracks the 2,000 next-to-largest companies, and the Russell 3000 tracks them all together. All the indices are weighted for market capitalization.

Russell Indexes

Any of three market-value-weighted indexes of U.S. stocks: Russell 1000, Russell 2000, and Russell 3000. Russell 1000 includes the 1,000 largest capitalization U.S. stocks. Russell 2000 consists of the next 2,000 largest capitalization U.S. stocks and is often used as a measure of small stock performance. Russell 3000 is composed of all the stocks included in the two other indexes.
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Index at the conclusion of the Russell indexes annual reconstitution on June 26, 2015, according to a preliminary list of additions posted on June 12, 2015.
Real-time market analysis on the Russell Indexes is available at http://www.
SEATTLE -- Russell Investments and the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)--which accounts for half of the entire equity market capitalization and nearly three-quarters of the entire equity value traded of all Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) stock exchanges--have signed an agreement under which Russell becomes authorized by Tadawul to offer Russell Indexes on the Saudi market.
Being included in the Russell Indexes shortly after our initial public offering is an honor and will help increase Shutterfly's visibility with investors," said Jeffrey Housenbold, president and chief executive officer of Shutterfly.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Russell indexes posted across-the-board gains during third quarter 1994 as small stocks beat large and growth stocks outperformed value issues.
The global investment market has changed as skilled investors adopt an increasingly global outlook and seek to invest in the best stocks from around the world with less emphasis on company size or country of origin," said David Grieger, managing director, Russell Indexes.
GeoMet completed its IPO on July 28, 2006 and is one of 26 companies that have recently completed IPOs in the third quarter and qualify for addition to the Russell Indexes.
Membership in the Russell 3000, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in additional Russell Indexes.
We are pleased to be associated with the Russell indexes, and we look forward to seeing broadened share ownership among institutions that rely on the Russell indexes as a key part of their investment strategy.
E[acute accent]The President and Chief Executive Officer of Basin Water, Peter Jensen, said, "Being a new public company, we are pleased to be included in the Russell Indexes and endeavor to continue the growth and leadership our company has experienced to date.
Annual reconstitution of the Russell indexes captures the 3,000 largest U.
Inclusion in this index will increase our visibility with investors and institutions that rely on the Russell indexes as part of their investment strategy.