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Índice com as 500 maiores empresas americanas é considerado uma das principais fontes para o mercado de ações

A Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT), líder mundial em soluções open source, foi escolhida pela Standard and Poor’s , principal provedora de informações para os mercados financeiros globais, para integrar a “Standard and Poor’s 500 stock index”, um índice com as 500 maiores empresas americanas.

A S&P é considerada uma das principais fontes para o mercado de ações americano. A publicação inclui 500 empresas líderes na economia americana, entre elas J.P. Morgan, GE, IBM e Google. Os investidores utilizam a lista para construir um portfólio de ações diversificado, que melhor espelhe o mercado dos Estados Unidos.

A inclusão da Red Hat na “S&P 500” é uma importante forma de reconhecimento e fonte de orgulho aos parceiros da Red Hat ao redor do mundo. “Estamos contentes por termos sido incluídos na “S&P 500”, e enxergamos isso como uma prova de que este é o momento do open source como estratégia chave para clientes de todos os setores do mercado. Demonstramos nossa posição de grande relevância em um mercado extremamente competitivo”, diz Charlie Peters, Vice-Presidente Executivo e CFO da Red Hat.

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