BATS 1000 Index Rises 3.8% on Week
All Sectors up in U.S. Equities Benchmark; Financials (+5.5%) and Industrials and Manufacturing
(+4.8%) Lead the Advances
September 03, 2010 05:11 PM Eastern Daylight Time
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--BATS Exchange’s BATS 1000SM Index (BATSK) was
up 3.8% for the week ending September 3. The S&P 500 Index also rose 3.8% for the week.
The BATS 1000 Index, operated by the third-largest exchange in the U.S., ended this week at 12,473 as of 4 p.m.
ET. Last week the Index closed at 12,014, down 0.4%.
All 10 sectors that comprise the Index advanced this week. Five sectors advanced more than 4% for the week,
including Financials (5.5%), Industrials and Manufacturing (4.8%), Basic Materials (4.7%), Business Services
(4.6%), and Consumer Services (4.6%).
Below is an overview of the BATS 1000 Index and sub-indices for the week:
The BATS 1000 Index offers a listings-neutral, broad snapshot of the US equities marketplace by tracking the
performance of 1,000 securities classified in 10 important industry sectors. The BATS 1000 Index was launched on
July 1, 2009, with a base value of 10,000. The 10 index sectors are adjusted to an equal weighting based on the
current value of the index during an annual reconstitution process, which takes place every June.
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
Complete BATS 1000 Index information, criteria for inclusion and current index value are available at:
BATS Global Markets (BATS) is an innovative global financial markets technology company headquartered in the
Kansas City, Mo., area with additional offices in New York and London. The BATS platform was launched in
Index Ticker Index Name
BATS 1000 Index