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Standard & Poor's Replaces Four Components of S&P 500

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Standard & Poor's

said after the market closed today that it will add

Allegheny Energy

(AYE)

,

Ambac Financial

(ABK)

,

Intuit

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and

Symbol Technologies

(SBL)

to the

S&P 500

index.

The companies will replace

Bethlehem Steel

(BS)

,

Crown Cork & Seal

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,

Owens-Illinois

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and

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W.R. Grace

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after the close of trading Dec. 8.

In the

S&P MidCap 400

index,

S&P SmallCap 600

components

Plantronics

(PLT) - Get Plantronics, Inc. Report

and

AmeriCredit

(ACF)

will replace Allegheny Energy and Ambac Financial, while

Leucadia National

(LUK)

and

MIPS Technologies

(MIPS)

will replace Symbol Technologies and Intuit.

Rogers Corp.

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and

Accredo Health

(ACDO)

will replace Plantronics and AmeriCredit in the S&P SmallCap 600 index.