BATS 1000 Index Down 0.1% This Week

Fri Jul 26, 2013 4:38pm EDT

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BATS 1000 Index Down 0.1% This Week

PR Newswire

KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BATS Global Markets, a leading operator of securities markets in the U.S. and Europe, reports the BATS 1000® Index (Ticker: BATSK) was down 22.28 points, or 0.1% this week to close at 19,003.03 as of the 4 p.m. ET market close today.

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The Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals sector led the gains this week, rising 1.1% outperforming the broader Index. Two sectors – Consumers Services and Utilities – remained unchanged on the week.

Below is an overview of the BATS 1000 Index and sub-indices for the week:

Ticker

Index Name

Performance

BATSK

BATS 1000 Index

-0.1%

BATAR

BATS Alternative Resources and Energy Sector Index

-0.9%

BATBM

BATS Basic Materials Sector Index

+0.1%

BATBS

BATS Business Services Sector Index

-1.7%

BATCG

BATS Consumer Goods Sector Index

-0.3%

BATCS

BATS Consumer Services Sector Index

-0.0%

BATFN

BATS Financials Sector Index

-0.2%

BATHP

BATS Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals Sector Index

+1.1%

BATIM

BATS Industrials and Manufacturing Sector Index

-0.4%

BATTC

BATS Technology and Communications Sector Index

+1.3%

BATUT

BATS Utilities Sector Index

-0.0%

The BATS 1000 Index offers a listings-neutral, broad snapshot of the U.S. equities marketplace by tracking the performance of 1,000 securities classified in 10 important industry sectors. The 10 index sectors are adjusted to an equal weighting based on the current value of the index every June during an annual reconstitution process.

The BATS 1000 Index data is available via the Consolidated Tape System (CTS), the operating authority for exchange-listed securities information, enabling distribution of the data to the public via the Internet and other electronic media. BATS 1000 Index data can also be found via  Yahoo! Finance (^BATSK), Reuters.com (.BATSK), and  StockCharts ($BATSK), among others.

For more BATS 1000 information, visit: http://www.batstrading.com/market_data/indices/bats_1000/.

About BATS Global Markets, Inc.
BATS Global Markets, Inc. (BATS) is a leading operator of securities markets in the U.S. and Europe, operating two stock exchanges in the U.S., the BATS BZX Exchange and BYX Exchange; BATS Options, a U.S. equity options market; and BATS Chi-X Europe, a Recognised Investment Exchange. BATS' innovative and proprietary technology was developed by a dedicated core team, catering to the needs of the trading community. The company is headquartered in the Kansas City, Mo. area, with additional offices in New York and London. For more information, visit www.bats.com.

SOURCE BATS Global Markets

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