NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that Incyte Corporation (Nasdaq:INCY), will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index® (Nasdaq:NDX) and the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE) prior to market open on Wednesday, October 7, 2015. Incyte Corporation will replace Altera Corporation (Nasdaq:ALTR).
Incyte Corporation is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, and has a market capitalization of approximately $19 billion. For more information about the company, go to www.incyte.com.
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