Ceramic Industry

Ceradyne Joins Standard & Poor's Smallcap 600 Index

December 14, 2004
Ceradyne, Inc. was recently added to the Standard & Poor's (S&P) SmallCap 600 Index under the industrials GICS economic sector and aerospace and defense GICS sub-sector.

Ceradyne, Inc. was recently added to the Standard & Poor's (S&P) SmallCap 600 Index under the industrials GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) economic sector and aerospace and defense GICS sub-sector. According to Standard & Poor's, the S&P SmallCap 600 index accounts for approximately 3% of the U.S. equities market, and is designed to be an efficient portfolio of companies that meet specific inclusion criteria to ensure that they are investable and financially viable. "We are pleased to be included in this well-known and widely followed index," said Joel Moskowitz, chief executive officer. "Ceradyne has accomplished significant growth in revenue and profit, and being added to this index represents the recognition of the company's achievements."

For more information, visit http://www.ceradyne.com.