Kraft Foods Group to Join NASDAQ-100 on March 18, 2013
Kraft Foods Group (NASDAQ: KRFT) will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index (Nasdaq:NDX), the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE), and the NASDAQ-100 Ex-Technology Sector Index (NDXX) prior to market open on Monday, March 18, 2013. Kraft Foods Group, Inc. will replace STARZ (NASDAQ: STRZA).
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois, and has a market capitalization of approximately $ 29.1 billion. For more information about the company, go to www.kraftfoodsgroup.com.
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