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Stock Building Supply [STCK] to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell




Stock Building Supply [STCK], a large, diversified lumber and building materials distributor and solutions provider that sells primarily to new construction and repair and remodel contractors, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate the recent initial public offering (IPO) of its stock, which began trading on the NASDAQ Stock Market on August 9.

In honor of the occasion, Jeff Rea, CEO will ring the Opening Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Thursday, August 29, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET


Richard Zubek

(203) 428-3230

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Christine Barna

(646) 441-5310

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0


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About Stock Building Supply [STCK]:

Stock Building Supply is a large, diversified lumber and building materials ("LBM") distributor and solutions provider that sells to new construction and repair and remodel contractors. Our primary products are lumber & lumber sheet goods, millwork, doors, flooring, windows, structural components, such as engineered wood products ("EWP"), trusses, wall panels and other exterior products. Additionally, we provide solution-based services to our customers, including design, product specification and installation management services.

We serve a broad customer base, including large-scale production homebuilders, custom homebuilders and repair and remodeling contractors. We offer over 39,000 products sourced through our strategic network of suppliers, which together with our various solution-based services, represent approximately 50% of the construction cost of a typical new home. By enabling our customers to source a significant portion of their materials and services from one supplier, we have positioned ourselves as the supply partner of choice for many of our customers.

We have operations located in 20 metropolitan areas across 13 states primarily in the South and West regions of the United States.

About NASDAQ OMX Group:

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