The American Stock Exchange ("Amex") will begin publishing the following index over the Consolidated Tape. The indexes will be published once daily between approximately 9:30 AM and 12:00 PM starting on Wednesday, October 17, 2007. A brief description, index components, and historical levels are provided for your databases.
Zacks Dividend Rotation Index (ZAXDR) The Zacks Dividend Rotation Index (ZAXDR) seeks to maximize dividend income that qualifies for taxation at the lowest current tax rates by selecting dividend-paying stocks based on a quantitative methodology proprietary to Zacks. The Index, at the time of each rebalance, is designed to eliminate companies that have recently paid a dividend and include those companies that are expected to pay dividends while seeking to maximize QDI potential. The Index was created and trademark of Zacks Investment Research.