S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices

Results of the Quarterly Review of the S&P/TSX Composite Index

TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices after the close of trading on Friday, December 18, 2015:

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE INDEX

ADDITIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Live Composite GICS Sector Index

Kinaxis Inc.

KXS


New Flyer Industries Inc.

NFI

Industrials




DELETIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Live Composite GICS Sector Index

Bankers Petroleum Ltd.

BNK

Energy

Newalta Corporation

NAL

Energy

Pacific Exploration and Production Corp.

PRE

Energy

Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd.

PPY

Energy

Changes to the S&P/TSX Composite Index will also affect the S&P/TSX Capped Composite and Equal Weight Composite Indices.  Stocks added to or removed from the S&P/TSX Composite Index will also be added to or removed from the appropriate Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) sector index.

S&P/TSX GLOBAL GOLD INDEX

DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol

Exchange

Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. ADR

HMY

NYSE

Rubicon Minerals Corporation

RMX

TSX

S&P/TSX GLOBAL MINING INDEX

DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol

Exchange

Arch Coal Inc.

ACI

NYSE

Century Aluminum Company

CENX

NASDAQ

Cloud Peak Energy Inc.

CLD

NYSE

Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. ADR

HMY

NYSE

Hi-Crush Partners LP

HCLP

NYSE

Horsehead Holding Corp.

ZINC

NASDAQ

Natural Resource Partners LP

NRP

NYSE

Peabody Energy Corporation

BTU

NYSE

Rubicon Minerals Corporation

RMX

TSX

Sherritt International Corporation

S

TSX

Westmoreland Coal Company

WLB

NASDAQ

S&P/TSX GLOBAL BASE METALS INDEX

DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol

Exchange

Century Aluminum Company

CENX

NASDAQ

Hi-Crush Partners LP

HCLP

NYSE

Horsehead Holding Corp.

ZINC

NASDAQ

Sherritt International Corporation

S

TSX

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE DIVIDEND INDEX


ADDITIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Element Financial Corporation

EFN

New Flyer Industries Inc.

NFI



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Husky Energy Inc.

HSE

Newalta Corporation

NAL

Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

PWT

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE HIGH DIVIDEND INDEX


ADDITIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Boardwalk REIT

BEI.UN

Brookfield Property Partners LP

BPY.UN

Dominion Diamond Corporation

DDC

Nevsun Resources Ltd.

NSU

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp.

PEY



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Husky Energy Inc.

HSE

Pengrowth Energy Corporation

PGF

Rogers Communications Inc.

RCI.B

Transcontinental Inc.

TCL.A

Trinidad Drilling Ltd.

TDG

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE HIGH BETA INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Concordia Healthcare Corp.

CXR

Ensign Energy Services Inc.

ESI

Husky Energy Inc.

HSE

Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corporation

LIF

Sierra Wireless Inc.

SW

Yamana Gold Inc.

YRI



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Avigilon Corporation

AVO

Bankers Petroleum Ltd.

BNK

Newalta Corporation

NAL

Pacific Exploration & Production Corporation

PRE

Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd.

PPY

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp.

PEY

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE LOW VOLATILITY INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

  Symbol

Brookfield Asset Management Inc.

BAM.A

Brookfield Property Partners LP

BPY.UN

Metro Inc.

MRU

Saputo Inc.

SAP



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Dollarama Inc.

DOL

Fortis Inc.

FTS

Maple Leaf Foods Inc.

MFI

Toromont Industries Ltd.

TIH

S&P/TSX HIGH INCOME ENERGY INDEX

DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Husky Energy Inc.

HSE

Newalta Corporation

NAL

Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

PWT

S&P/TSX 60 FOSSIL FUEL FREE INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Dollarama Inc.

DOL

ANNUAL S&P/TSX 60 CARBON EFFICIENT INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.

ATD.B

Constellation Software Inc.

CSU

Dollarama Inc.

DOL

Franco-Nevada Corporation

FNV

Inter Pipeline Ltd.

IPL

S&P/TSX 60 CARBON EFFICIENT SELECT INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

  Symbol

Agrium Inc.

AGU

ARC Resources Ltd.

ARX

EnCana Corporation

ECA

Yamana Gold Inc.

YRI



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Barrick Gold Corporation

ABX

Bombardier Inc. B SV

BBD.B

Gildan Activewear Inc.

GIL

Magna International Inc.

MG

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For further information: Tony North, Director, Canadian Index Operations, S&P Dow Jones Indices, (+) 416 507 3204, tony.north@spdji.com; David Blitzer, Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee, S&P Dow Jones Indices, (+) 212 438 3907, david.blitzer@spdji.com

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