NEW YORK, June 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (Nasdaq:XRAY), will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index® (Nasdaq:NDX), the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE) and the NASDAQ-100 Ex-Tech Sector Index (Nasdaq:NDXX) prior to market open on Monday, June 20, 2016. DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. will replace the Liberty Media Corporation share classes in the indexes (Nasdaq:LMCA) (Nasdaq:LMCK) (Nasdaq:BATRA) (Nasdaq:BATRK).
DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. is headquartered in York, Pennsylvania, and has a market capitalization of approximately $14.7 billion. For more information about the company, go to www.dentsplysirona.com.
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