NEW YORK, July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TheStreet, Inc. (TST), a leading financial news and information company, today announced that the Company has joined the Russell Microcap® Index as part of the Russell indexes' annual reconstitution, effective as of Monday, June 25, 2018.
Membership in the Russell Microcap® Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate growth and value style indexes. FTSE Russell determines membership for its Russell U.S. Indexes primarily by objective, market-capitalization rankings and style attributes.
Russell U.S. Indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors as the basis for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies. Approximately $9 trillion in assets are benchmarked against Russell U.S. Indexes. Russell U.S. Indexes are part of FTSE Russell.
"The inclusion of TheStreet into the Russell Microcap Index emphasizes the success of our recent turnaround efforts and we are honored to be part of it," said David Callaway, President and CEO of TheStreet. "As we continue to execute on our growth strategy and increase shareholder value, we believe our inclusion in this index will serve as a valuable tool to help broaden and educate our shareholder base."
For more information on the Russell Microcap Index and the Russell US Indexes reconstitution, go to the "Russell Reconstitution" section on the FTSE Russell website.
About TheStreet, Inc.
TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST, www.t.st) is a leading financial news and information provider to investors and institutions worldwide. The Company's flagship brand, TheStreet (www.thestreet.com), has produced unbiased business news and market analysis for individual investors for more than 20 years. The Company's portfolio of institutional brands includes The Deal (www.thedeal.com), which provides actionable, intraday coverage of mergers, acquisitions and all other changes in corporate control and BoardEx (www.boardex.com), a relationship mapping service of corporate directors and officers.
Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements include statements regarding planned investments in our business and expectations for 2018. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties, including those described in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") that could cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements. Factors that might contribute to such differences include, among others, economic downturns and the general state of the economy, including the financial markets and mergers and acquisitions environment; our ability to drive revenue, and increase or retain current subscription revenue, particularly in light of the investments in our expanded news operations; our ability to develop new products; competition and other factors set forth in our filings with the SEC, which are available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. All forward-looking statements contained herein are made as of the date of this press release. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, the Company cannot guarantee future results or occurrences. The Company disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.
Contact: Eric Lundberg, Chief Financial Officer, TheStreet, Inc., ir at thestreet.com; John Evans
Investor Relations, PIR Communications, 415-309-0230, ir at thestreet.com
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