OTC Markets Group Announces Quarterly Index Performance and Rebalancing Press Release | 11/22/2022
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of regulated financial markets for 12,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced the third quarter 2022 performance and quarterly rebalancing of the OTCQXÂ® and OTCQBÂ® indexes, including the OTCQX Canada Index and the OTCQX Dividend Index.
The OTCQX Composite Index (.OTCQX), a benchmark for the overall OTCQX Best Market, was down 6.9% in Q3 2022. 50 new companies joined the Index while 42 companies were removed. NetCapital Inc. (NCPL) moved to NASDAQ on 7/13/2022. Graphex Group Ltd. (GRFX) went to NYSE MKT on 8/17/2022. Alpine Summit Energy Partners, Inc. (ALPS) went to Nasdaq on 9/28/2022.
The OTCQX Billion+ Index (.OTCQXBIL), which tracks the performance of $1 billion-plus market cap OTCQX companies was down 6.6% in the third quarter. 5 new companies joined the Index while 5 companies were removed.
The OTCQX Dividend Index (.OTCQXDIV), which tracks dividend-paying U.S. and international OTCQX companies was down 7.1% in Q3 2022. 17 new companies joined the Index, while 20 companies were removed.
The OTCQX Banks Index (.OTCQXBK), comprised of OTCQX community and regional banks, is up slightly by 0.8% in the third quarter. Seven banks joined the index while 11 banks were removed. New Banks to the index include Bank of San Francisco (OTCQX: BSFO), Citba Financial Corp. (OTCQX: CBAF), Community Bancorp of Santa Maria (OTCQX: CYSM), Marquette National Corp. (OTCQX: MNAT), Peoples Financial Corp. (OTCQX: PFBX), Town Center Bank (IL) (OTCQX: TCNB) and US Metro Bancorp (OTCQX: USMT).
The OTCQX International Index (.OTCQXINT), a benchmark for international OTCQX companies was down 7.0% in Q3 2022. 53 new companies joined the Index while 27 companies were removed.
The OTCQX Canada Index (.OTCQXCAN), which tracks Canadian OTCQX companies was down 7.0% in Q3 2022. 26 new companies joined the Index while 25 companies were removed.
OTCQX U.S. Index (.OTCQXUS), a benchmark for U.S. OTCQX companies, was up 3.1% in the third quarter of 2022. 15 new companies joined the Index while 15 companies were removed.
OTCQX Cannabis Index (.OTCQXMJ), a benchmark for cannabis companies, was down 11.4% in Q3 2022. 8 new companies joined the Index while 10 companies were removed.
The OTCQB Venture Index (.OTCQB), which tracks the overall OTCQB Venture Market, was down 4.3% in Q3 2022. 102 companies were added to the index while 154 companies were removed. NeoVolta, Inc. (NEOV) went to NASDAQ on 7/28/2022. 1847 Holdings, LLC (EFSH) went to NYSE MKT on 8/3/2022. Intellinetics, Inc. (INLX) went to NYSE MKT on 9/9/2022. Know Labs, Inc. (KNW) went to NYSE MKT on 9/16/2022. Silo Pharma Inc. (SILO) went to NASDAQ on 9/27/2022.
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All indexes are market capitalization-weighted and adjusted on a quarterly basis for additions and share changes over 5% during the months of March, June, September and December. In the case of ADRs, the DR ratio is considered. Dividends are re-invested as of the close of business the day before the ex-dividend date.
The OTCQX Composite Index, OTCQX Billion+ Index, OTCQX Dividend Index, OTCQX International Index, OTCQX U.S. Index, OTCQX Banks Index, OTCQX Cannabis Index, and OTCQB Venture Index have minimum liquidity screens to ensure tradability.
All index data is priced in real-time and is available on the OTC Markets Group website, www.otcmarkets.com, and via major financial data distributors and websites, including Bloomberg, Reuters and FT.com.
Past performance does not guarantee future results. Investors cannot invest directly in any of these indexes.
OTC Markets Group Inc. provides no advice, recommendation or endorsement with respect to any company or securities. Nothing herein shall be deemed to constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities.
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