DALLAS, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CompX International Inc. (NYSE: CIX) announced today that its class A common stock has been approved for listing on the NYSE Amex. CompX believes the NYSE Amex is more compatible with the trading liquidity and market capitalization of its class A common stock. CompX expects the class A common stock to begin trading on the NYSE Amex on or about January 24, 2011 under its current symbol of "CIX." Shares of its class A common stock will continue to trade on the New York Stock Exchange until such time as the transfer to the NYSE Amex is complete. CompX is a leading manufacturer of security products, furniture components and performance marine components. SOURCE CompX International Inc.