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1-800-FLOWERS.COM is a provider of gifts. The company's gifts include fresh flowers and a selection of plants, gift baskets, foods, confections, jewelry, candles, balloons and plush stuffed animals. The company's segments are: Consumer Floral, which includes the operations of the company's primary brand,,, Flowerama, Personalization Universe and Goodsey; Gourmet Foods and Gift Baskets, which includes the operations of Harry & David (which includes Wolferman's), Cheryl's (which includes Mrs. Beasley's), The Popcorn Factory, DesignPac and 1-800-Baskets (which includes Simply Chocolate); and BloomNet Wire Service, which includes the operations of BloomNet and Napco.

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Adverum Biotechnologies

Adverum Biotechnologies is a clinical-stage gene therapy company targeting unmet medical need in ocular and rare diseases. The company develops gene therapy product candidates designed to provide durable efficacy by inducing sustained expression of a therapeutic protein. The company's main capabilities include clinical development, vector discovery, and in-house manufacturing expertise, specifically in scalable process development, assay development, and current Good Manufacturing Practices quality control. The company is conducting a clinical trial for its gene therapy candidate ADVM-022, AAV.7m8-aflibercept, for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration.

Agnico Eagle Mines

Agnico-Eagle Mines is a gold mining company with mining operations in Canada, Mexico and Finland. Co. earns a proportion of its revenues from the production and sale of gold in both dore bar and concentrate form. The remainder of revenue and cash flow is generated by the production and sale of byproduct metals. The revenue from byproduct metals is mainly generated by production at the LaRonde mine in Canada (silver, zinc, copper and lead) and the Pinos Altos mine in Mexico (silver).

Akebia Therapeutics

Akebia Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for patients with kidney disease. The company has a commercial product and a late-stage product candidate: Auryxia? (ferric citrate), which is approved and marketed in the United States for the control of serum phosphorus levels in adult patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on dialysis, or the Hyperphosphatemia Indication, and the treatment of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in adult patients with CKD not on dialysis, or the IDA Indication; and Vadadustat, which is an investigational, oral hypoxia-inducible factor prolyl hydroxylase inhibitor in global Phase 3 development.

Alamos Gold Inc.

Alamos Gold is engaged in the exploration, mine development, and the mining and extraction of precious metals, primarily gold. Co.'s s primary asset is the Mulatos Mine and holds the mineral rights to the Salamandra group of concessions in the State of Sonora, Mexico, which includes several known satellite gold occurrences.

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Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company is a provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America. The company's business is organized into three operating segments: crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI), which provides cargo aircraft outsourcing services to customers on an ACMI and crew, maintenance and insurance, but not the aircraft basis; cargo and passenger charter services, which provides planeload cargo and passenger aircraft to customers; and dry leasing aircraft and engines, which provides aircraft and engines to customers.


AudioCodes Ltd.

AudioCodes designs, develops and sells products and services for voice and data over packet networks. Voice over packet, or VoP, networks consist of key network elements such as software switches, application servers, Internet protocol (IP) phones, media gateways and session border controllers (SBC). Co.'s products primarily provide the media gateway and SBC element in the network, as well as voice over Internet protocol, or VoIP, end-points such as IP Phones and VoIP mobile clients. Multi-service business routers integrate media gateway functionality with data routing and network access. The media gateways connect legacy and IP networks.


Aveo Pharmaceuticals

AVEO Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company. The company's product candidates include: tivozanib, its key candidate, a vascular endothelial growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor which has been investigated in several tumor types, including renal cell, hepatocellular, colorectal and breast cancers; Ficlatuzumab, a hepatocyte growth factor inhibitory antibody, which is being tested for the treatment of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck, acute myeloid leukemia, and pancreatic cancer; AV-203, an anti-ErbB3 specific monoclonal antibody with high ErbB3 affinity; and AV-380, a humanized IgG1 inhibitory monoclonal antibody for the treatment or prevention of cachexia.

Bandwidth Class A

Bandwidth is a cloud-based communications platform-as-a-service (CPaaS) provider. The company's solutions include a range of software Application Programming Interfaces for voice and text functionality and its owned and managed, purpose-built Internet Protocol voice network. The company's operating segments include: CPaaS, which provides Voice, Messaging, 911 and Phone Numbers solutions through the company's proprietary CPaaS software application programming interfaces; and other, which consists of services provided such as SIP trunking, data resale, and a hosted Voice-over Internet Protocol and from traffic generated by other carriers, Short Message Service registration and other miscellaneous product lines.

Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. Cl A

Bio-Rad Laboratories is a manufacturer and distributor of its own life science research and clinical diagnostics products. The company has two primary segments: Life Science, which is engaged in the life sciences market and develops, manufactures and markets reagents, apparatus and laboratory instruments; and Clinical Diagnostics, which designs, manufactures, sells and supports test systems, informatics systems, test kits and quality controls that serve clinical laboratories in the diagnostics market. The company sells its products and services to a client base comprised of scientific research, healthcare, education and government customers.


Bio-Techne and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and sell biotechnology life science reagents, instruments and services for the research and clinical diagnostic markets.Co.'s segments: Protein Sciences, which developes and manufactures purified proteins and reagent solutions, cytokines and growth factors, antibodies, immunoassays, biologically active small molecule compounds, tissue culture reagents and T-Cell activation technologies; and Diagnostics and Genomics, which develops and manufactures diagnostic products, including Food and Drug Administration-regulated controls, calibrators, blood gas and clinical chemistry controls and other reagents for Original Equipment Manufacturer.

Boston Beer Co. Cl A

Boston Beer Company is engaged in the business of selling alcohol beverages throughout the U.S. and in selected international markets. The company's brands include Samuel Adams?, Twisted Tea?, Angry Orchard? Hard Cider, and Truly Hard Seltzer, as well as craft beer brands brewed by its subsidiary A&S Brewing Collaborative LLC and its affiliates. The company produces alcohol beverages including malt beverages, hard cider and hard seltzer at the company-owned breweries and its cidery and under contract arrangements at other brewery locations. The company sells its products in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, the Caribbean, the Pacific Rim, Mexico, and Central and South America.

Cameco Corp.

Cameco and its subsidiaries are engaged in the exploration for and the development, mining, refining, conversion and fabrication of uranium for sale as fuel for generating electricity in nuclear power reactors in Canada and other countries. Co. has three reportable segments: uranium, which explores for, mines, mills, purchases, and sells uranium concentrate; fuel services, which refines, converts and fabricates uranium concentrate, and purchases and sells conversion services; and electricity, which generates and sells electricity through its 31.6% interest in the Bruce Power Limited Partnership, which operates four nuclear reactors and manages the overall site in southern Ontario.


CareDx together with its subsidiaries, is a global transplant diagnostics company with product offerings along the pre- and post-transplant continuum. The company focuses on discovery, development and commercialization of clinically differentiated, diagnostic solutions for transplant patients. In diagnostic testing services, the company provides AlloMap, which is a gene expression solution for heart transplant patients and AlloSure, which is a donor-derived cell-free DNA solution initially commercialized for kidney transplant patients. The company also provides products that increase the chance of transplants by facilitating a match between a donor and a recipient of stem cells and organs.


Catalent is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company is a provider of delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products. The company operates in four segments: Softgel Technologies, which provides formulation, development and manufacturing services for soft capsules; Biologics and Specialty Drug Delivery, which provides drug substance development and manufacturing; Oral Drug Delivery, which provides various formulation development and manufacturing technologies; and Clinical Supply Services, which provides manufacturing, packaging, storage, distribution, project management, and inventory management for drugs and biologics in clinical trials.


Chegg provides products and services that help students improve their outcomes throughout their educational journey. The company's offerings fall into two categories: Chegg Services, which encompasses all of its digital products and services such as Chegg Study, Chegg Writing, Chegg Tutors, Chegg Math Solver, and Other Services; and Required Materials, which primarily includes its print textbook and eTextbook offering. To deliver services to students, the company partners with a variety of third parties. The company sources print textbooks, eTextbooks, and supplemental materials directly or indirectly from publishers including Cengage Learning, Pearson, McGraw Hill, Sage Publications, and MacMillan.

Chemours Company

Chemours is a provider of performance chemicals. The company has three reportable segments: Titanium Technologies, Fluoroproducts and Chemical Solutions. The company's Titanium Technologies segment is a producer of titanium dioxide, a white pigment used to deliver whiteness, brightness, opacity and protection in a variety of applications. The company's Fluoroproducts segment is a provider of fluoroproducts, including refrigerants and industrial fluoropolymer resins. The company's Chemical Solutions segment is a provider of industrial chemicals used in gold production, industrials, and consumer applications. The company's key products include refrigerants, sodium cyanide, intermediates, and titanium dioxide pigment.


Chiasma is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on improving the lives of patients who face challenges related with their existing treatments for diseases. The company is evaluating oral octreotide capsules, conditionally trade-named MYCAPSSA, its sole Transient Permeability Enhancer platform-based clinical product candidate, in clinical trials in adult patients for the treatment of acromegaly to potentially support regulatory approval in the United States and European Union. The company is also conducting a clinical trial, referred to as MPOWERED, of oral octreotide capsules for the maintenance treatment of adult patients with acromegaly to support regulatory approval in the European Union.

ChromaDex Corp

ChromaDex is a provider of research and quality-control products and services to the natural products industry. Through its ingredients business segment, the company will continue to sell NIAGEN? in ingredient form to its strategic partners. In addition, the company will also continue to identify, acquire and commercialize other new proprietary ingredients and technologies. The company's products and services include: Consumer Products, which comprises TRU NIAGEN? branded dietary supplements; Ingredients, which includes Nicotinamide riboside NIAGEN? and Spirulina Extract Immulina?, a spirulina extract; and supplies a range of products necessary to conduct quality control of raw materials and consumer products.


Ciena is a networking systems, services and software company, providing solutions that enable a range of network operators to deploy and manage networks that deliver services to businesses and consumers. The company provides network hardware, software and services that support the transport, switching, aggregation, service delivery and management of video, data and voice traffic on communications networks. The company's solutions are used by communications service providers, cable and multiservice operators, Web-scale providers, submarine network operators, governments, enterprises, research and education institutions and other network operators.

Compugen Ltd.

Compugen is a therapeutic discovery company based in Isreal. Co. is engaged in utilizing its broadly applicable predictive discovery infrastructure to discover novel drug targets and develop first-in-class therapeutics. Co. is advancing a therapeutic pipeline consisting mainly of early-stage immuno-oncology programs, aimed at harnessing the immune system to eradicate cancer. Co.'s pipeline is based on novel Compugen-discovered drug targets, primarily immune checkpoint candidates that are predicted to provide cancer immunotherapies addressing unmet cancer types and patient populations, both as monotherapy and in combination.

Coupa Software

Coupa Software is a provider of business spend management (BSM) solutions. The company provides a cloud-based BSM platform that delivers a range of capabilities that would typically require the purchase and use of multiple disparate point applications. The company's main platform consists of procurement, invoicing, expense management and payments modules that form the transactional engine for managing a company's business spend. In addition, the company's platform provides supporting modules to help companies further manage their spend, including strategic sourcing, spend analysis, contract management, supplier management, and contingent workforce management.

Cytokinetics Inc.

Cytokinetics is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing muscle activators and muscle inhibitors as potential treatments for debilitating diseases in which muscle performance is compromised and/or declining. The company's drug candidates in clinical development are: omecamtiv mecarbil, a cardiac myosin activator for the potential treatment of heart failure, reldesemtiv, a skeletal muscle troponin activator for the potential treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and spinal muscular atrophy, CK-3773274, a cardiac myosin inhibitor, for the potential treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and AMG 594, a cardiac troponin activator.

CytomX Therapeutics

CytomX Therapeutics is clinical-stage, oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company with a class of investigational antibody therapeutics based on its Probody? technology platform the treatment of cancer. The company uses its platform to create proprietary cancer immunotherapies against clinically-validated targets. The company's two programs, CX-072, a wholly owned PD-L1-targeting Probody therapeutic and CX-2009, wholly owned CD166-targeting Probody drug conjugate. Both CX-072 and CX-2009 are part of PROCLAIM (Probody Clinical Assessment in Man), an international umbrella clinical trial program that provides clinical trial sites with access to the company's novel therapies under one central protocol.

DexCom Inc.

DexCom is a medical device company primarily focused on the design, development and commercialization of continuous glucose monitoring systems for use by people with diabetes and by healthcare providers. The company's products include: DecCom G6?, which allows the company's transmitter to run an algorithm to generate a glucose value and to communicate to a patient's mobile device; DexCom G4? PLATINUM, which is used to adjust therapy and to educate and motivate patients to modify their behavior after viewing the effects that specific foods, exercise, stress and medications have on their glucose levels; and DexCom Share?, which transmits glucose information to the mobile devices of designated recipients.


DocuSign provides cloud based transaction products and services in the United States. The company offers e-signature solution that enables businesses to digitally prepare, execute, and act on agreements. The company serves large enterprises, sole proprietorships, small- to medium-sized businesses, professionals, and individuals.


eBay Inc.

eBay is a global commerce provider, which includes its Marketplace, StubHub and Classifieds platforms. The company's Marketplace platforms include its online marketplace located at, its localized counterparts and the eBay suite of mobile apps. The company's StubHub platforms include its online ticket platform located at, its localized counterparts and the StubHub mobile apps. These platforms connect fans with their favorite sporting events, shows and artists and enable them to buy and sell tickets whenever and wherever they want. The company's Classifieds platforms include a collection of brands such as, Kijiji, Gumtree, Marktplaats, eBay Kleinanzeigen and others.

Eland Oil & Gas

Eland Oil & Gas is an independent oil and gas company focused on production and development in West Africa, particularly the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Co.'s primary assets are the Oil Mining Lease 40 (OML 40) licence and the Ubima field, both onshore Nigeria. In 2016, Co.'s OML 40 licence asset had gross proved and probable oil reserves of 83.2 million barrels and its Ubima field asset had gross proved and probable oil reserves of 2.4 million barrels.


Electromed develops, manufactures, markets and sells products that provide airway clearance therapy, including the SmartVest? Airway Clearance System (SmartVest System) and related products, to patients with compromised pulmonary function. The SmartVest System is available in two models, SV2100 and SQL?. The SmartVest SQL System consists of an inflatable therapy garment, a programmable air pulse generator and a patented single-hose that delivers air pulses from the generator to the garment. The company also markets the Single Patient Use SmartVest? and SmartVest Wrap? to health care providers in the acute care setting.

Electronic Arts Inc.

Electronic Arts develops, markets, publishes and distributes games, content and services that can be played and watched on a variety of platforms, including game consoles, personal computers, and mobile phones. The company markets and sells its games and services through digital distribution channels and through retail channels. Digitally, the company's console games and services can be purchased through third-party storefronts. In its games and services, the company utilizes brands that it either wholly own or license from others. The company develops and publishes games and services across genres. Within and alongside its games, the company provides live services, including in-game purchases, downloadable content, and esports.

Emergent Biosolutions

Emergent BioSolutions is a life sciences company. The company has four business units: Vaccines and Anti-Infectives, which contains a portfolio of specialty vaccines and anti-infectives that address existing and emerging public health threats (PHTs); Devices, which contains a portfolio of drug-device combination products; Antibody Therapeutics, which contains a portfolio of specialty antibody-based therapeutics and prophylactics that address a range of existing and emerging PHTs; and Contract Development and Manufacturing, which consists of a range of contract development and manufacturing services, directed to both internal products owned by the company as well as to third-party customers with needs.


Etsy provides sellers a marketplace with buyers along with a range of seller tools and services that are specifically designed to help its creative entrepreneurs generate more sales and scale their businesses. The company's services include Promoted Listings, its on-site advertising service that allows sellers to pay for prominent placement of their listings in search results; Etsy Shipping Labels, which allows sellers in the U.S., Canada, U.K., and Australia to purchase discounted shipping labels; Pattern, a service that allows sellers to build custom websites; and Etsy Plus, a subscription offering.

F5 Networks Inc.

F5 Networks is a developer and provider of application services. The company's core technology is a software platform called Traffic Management Operating System (TMOS), which enables the company's products to intercept, inspect, and act on the contents of traffic from virtually every type of internet protocol-enabled application. The company's TMOS-based offerings include software products for traffic management, network and application security, access management, web acceleration and a number of other network and application services. The company also provides distributed denial-of-service protection, application security and other application services by subscription on its cloud-based Silverline platform.

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Halozyme Therapeutics Inc.

Halozyme Therapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on developing and commercializing oncology therapies. The majority of the company's approved product and product candidates are based on rHuPH20, the company's patented recombinant human hyaluronidase enzyme. The company's proprietary development pipeline consists primarily of pre-clinical and clinical stage product candidates in oncology. The company's primary oncology program is Pegvorhyaluronidase alfa (PEGPH20, also referred to as PEGylated recombinant human hyaluronidase), a molecular entity the company is developing in combination with approved cancer therapies as a candidate for the systemic treatment of tumors that accumulate hyaluronan.

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Incyte Corp.

Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of proprietary therapeutics. JAKAFI has been approved for the treatment of patients with intermediate or high-risk myelofibrosis and for the treatment of patients with polycythemia vera who have had an inadequate response to or are intolerant of hydroxyurea. The company develops and commercializes ICLUSIG in Europe for the treatment of adult patients with chronic phase, accelerated phase or blast phase chronic myeloid leukemia who are resistant to dasatinib or nilotinib and who are intolerant to dasatinib or nilotinib and for whom subsequent treatment with imatinib is not clinically appropriate.

iRhythm Technologies

iRhythm Technologies is a digital healthcare company redefining the way cardiac arrhythmias are clinically diagnosed by combining its wearable biosensing technology with cloud-based data analytics and capabilities. The company's Zio service combines its proprietary products and services to provide continuous ambulatory cardiac monitoring for both Zio XT and Zio AT. A wearable patch-based biosensor called the Zio monitor, collects heartbeats for each patient during a single application of up to 14 consecutive days. The company's Zio service includes an analytics engine which curates the heartbeat data into a report, which is delivered to the prescribing physician.

Kinross Gold Corp.

Kinross Gold is engaged in the mining and processing of gold and, as a by-product, silver ore and the exploration for, and the acquisition of, gold bearing properties in the Americas, the Russian Federation, West Africa and worldwide. As of Dec 31 2013, Co.'s proven mineral reserves for gold and silver were 1,122 ounces and 1,179 ounces respectively.7,883 7,883 7,883

Kinsale Capital Group

Kinsale Capital Group is an insurance holding company. The company focuses on the excess and surplus lines (E&S) market in the U.S., where it can use its underwriting capability to write coverages for hard-to-place small business risks and personal lines risks. The company's segment, Excess and Surplus Lines Insurance segment provides property and casualty insurance products through the E&S market. The company's commercial lines offerings include construction, small business, excess casualty, energy, product liability, general casualty, allied health, professional liability, life sciences, commercial property, management liability, health care, environmental, inland marine, public entity, and commercial insurance.

Lattice Semiconductor Corp.

Lattice Semiconductor develops semiconductor technologies. The company delivers two types of semiconductor devices to its customers: Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), and Video Connectivity Application Specific Standard Products (ASSPs). The company's FPGAs offerings consist of five product family lines: the ECP families, the MachXO families, iCE40 families, CrossLink, and Programmable Mixed Signal devices. The company's Video Connectivity ASSPs perform various functions, including ensuring interoperability, improving picture quality, converting between resolutions, and transmitting / receiving content without the need for additional components.

Luminex Corp.

Luminex develops, manufactures and sells biological testing technologies and products with applications in the life sciences industries, including diagnostics, pharmaceutical and research. The company delivers its products to various market segments, including multiplexing, reduction of labor and ability to test for proteins and nucleic acids. The company's products include: instruments, which include Luminex? LX 100/200?, FLEXMAP? 3D, MAGPIX?, ARIES?, and ARIES? M1; consumables, which include MicroPlex? Microspheres, MagPlex? Microspheres, and xTAG? Microspheres; software, which includes xPONENT?, TDAS?, SYNCT?, and IDEAS?; and clinical diagnostic assay product families, which include ARIES? Cassettes.

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company is a provider of analog semiconductor solutions that enable internet applications, the cloud connected apps economy and the networked battlefield across the radio frequency (RF), microwave, millimeterwave and lightwave spectrum. The company's primary markets are: Telecom, which includes carrier infrastructure like long-haul/metro, 5G and fiber-to-the-X/PON; Data Centers, enabled by a portfolio of photonic solutions and fiber optic applications; and Industrial and Defense, which includes military and commercial radar, RF jammers, electronic countermeasures, communication data links and multi-market applications.

MAG Silver Corp.

MAG Silver is an exploration company conducting work on mineral properties it has staked or acquired by way of option agreement, principally in Mexico. Co. has not yet determined whether the properties on which it is conducting exploration contain any ore reserves that are economically recoverable. The recoverability of these amounts is dependent upon the existence of economically recoverable reserves, Co.'s ability to obtain the necessary financing to complete the development of the interests, and future profitable production, or alternatively, upon Co.’s ability to dispose of its interests on a profitable basis.

MarketAxess Holdings Inc.

MarketAxess Holdings operates an electronic trading platform that enables fixed-income market participants to trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments using its patented technology. Through its Open Trading? protocols, the company executes trades in certain bond between and among institutional investor and broker-dealer clients. The company also provides trading-related products and services, including: Composite+ pricing and other market data products to assist clients with trading decisions; auto-execution and other execution services for clients requiring specialized workflow solutions; connectivity solutions that facilitate straight-through processing; and technology services.

Marten Transport Ltd.

Marten Transport is a temperature-sensitive truckload carrier. The company has four segments: Truckload, which provides regional short-haul and medium-to-long-haul full-load transportation services; Dedicated, which provides customized transportation solutions using temperature-controlled trailers, dry vans and other equipment; Intermodal, which transports customers' freight using its temperature-controlled trailers on railroad flatcars for portions of trips, with the balance of the trips using its tractors or, to a lesser extent, contracted carriers; and Brokerage, which arranges for third-party carriers to transport freight for its customers in temperature-controlled trailers and dry vans.


Masimo is a medical technology company that develops, manufactures, and markets a variety of noninvasive monitoring technologies. The company provides its products to hospitals, emergency medical service providers, long-term care facilities, physician offices, veterinarians and consumers. The company's main business is Measure-through Motion and Low Perfusion? pulse oximetry monitoring, known as Masimo Signal Extraction Technology? pulse oximetry. The company's products offerings also includes noninvasive monitoring of blood constituents with an optical signature, optical organ oximetry monitoring, electrical brain function monitoring, acoustic respiration monitoring and exhaled gas monitoring.


Minerva Neurosciences is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of a portfolio of products candidates to treat patients suffering from central nervous system diseases. The company's product portfolio and potential indications include: roluperidone (also known as MIN-101) for the treatment of negative symptoms in patients with schizophrenia; seltorexant (also known as MIN-202 or JNJ-42847922), which the company is co-developing with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, for the treatment of insomnia disorder and adjunctive treatment of Major Depressive Disorder (aMDD); MIN-117 for the treatment of MDD; and MIN-301 for the treatment of Parkinson's disease.

Molina Healthcare Inc.

Molina Healthcare is a multi-state healthcare organization, arranges for the delivery of health care services to individuals and families who receive their care through the Medicaid and Medicare programs, and through the state insurance marketplaces. The company manages its operations through two reportable segments: Health Plans, which consists of the company's health plans; and Others, which includes the historical results of the Pathways Health and Community Support LLC behavioral health subsidiary, and certain corporate amounts not allocated to the Health Plans segment.

Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Momenta Pharmaceuticals is a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of biologic therapies for the treatment of rare immune-mediated diseases. The company's programs include: M281, which is a fully-human anti-neonatal Fc receptor (FcRn), aglycosylated immunoglobulin G (IgG1), monoclonal antibody, designed to reduce circulating human immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies by completely blocking endogenous IgG recycling via FcRn; M230, which is a recombinant trivalent human IgG1 Fc multimer; and M254, which is a hyper-sialylated immunoglobulin designed as a high potency alternative to IVIg, a therapeutic drug product that contains pooled, IgG antibodies purified from blood plasma.

Monolithic Power Systems Inc.

Monolithic Power Systems is a fabless semiconductor company. The company designs, develops and markets power solutions for systems found in consumer, computing and storage, automotive, industrial, communications and consumer applications. The company's primary product families include the following: Direct Current (DC) to DC products, which are used to convert and control voltages within a range of electronic systems such as portable electronic devices, wireless Local Area Network access points, computers, and monitors, automobiles and medical equipment; and Lighting Control Products, which include lighting control integrated circuits that are used in backlighting and general illumination products.


MSCI provides investment decision support tools and services. The company operates in four segments: Index, which is primarily a provider of equity indexes that is used in many areas of the investment process, including index-linked product creation and performance benchmarking; Analytics, which provides risk management, performance attribution and portfolio management content, applications and services; environmental, social and governance (ESG), which provides products and services that help institutional investors understand how ESG factors can affect the long-term risk of their investments; and Real Estate, which provides real estate performance analysis for funds, investors and managers.

Newmont Goldcorp

Newmont Goldcorp is a gold producer with operations and/or assets in the U.S., Australia, Peru, Ghana and Suriname. The company also produces copper, principally through operations in Boddington in Australia and Phoenix in the U.S. The company's regions include North America, South America, Australia, and Africa. The company's North America segment consists primarily of Carlin, Phoenix, Twin Creeks, Long Canyon and Cripple Creek &Victor in the U.S. The company's South America segment consists primarily of Yanacocha in Peru and Merian in Suriname. The company's Australia segment consists primarily of Boddington, Tanami and Kalgoorlie in Australia. The company's Africa segment consists primarily of Ahafo and Akyem in Ghana.

NuCor Corp.

Nucor manufactures steel and steel products. The company's operations include international trading and sales companies that buy and sell steel and steel products. The company's segments are: steel mills, which produces sheet steel, plate steel, and structural steel, and bar steel; steel products, which produces hollow structural section steel tubing, electrical conduit, steel joists and joist girders, steel deck, cold finished steel, steel fasteners, metal building systems, and wire and wire mesh; and raw materials, which produces direct reduced iron (DRI), brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron, hot briquetted iron and DRI, supplies ferro-alloys, and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal.

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc.

Old Dominion Freight Line is a less-than-truckload (LTL) motor carrier providing regional, inter-regional and national LTL services, which include expedited transportation. In addition to the company's primary LTL services, the company provides a range of services including container drayage, truckload brokerage and supply chain consulting. The company also provides access to its systems through multiple gateways that provide its customers and employees flexibility and access to information. The company employs vehicle safety systems, on-board and hand-held computer systems, freight handling systems and logistics technology to reduce costs and transit times.

Papa John's International Inc.

Papa John's International operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants and, in certain international markets, dine-in and delivery restaurants under the trademark Papa John's. The company has four reportable segments: domestic the company-owned restaurants, which engages in retail sales of pizza and side items; North America commissaries, which includes the operations of the company's regional dough production and product distribution centers; North America franchising, which includes the company's franchise sales and support activities; and international operations, which includes the distribution sales to franchised Papa John's restaurants in the U.K., and Mexico.

PayPal Holdings

PayPal Holdings is a technology platform and digital payments company that enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants worldwide. The company enables its consumers and merchants to manage and move their money on any platform and using any device. The company also facilitates person-to-person payments through its PayPal, Venmo, and Xoom products. The company's combined payment solutions, including its PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, and iZettle products, compose its proprietary Payments Platform. The company charges fees for completing payment transactions for its customers and other payment-related services that are processed on its Payments Platform.

Proto Labs Inc

Proto Labs is a digital manufacturer of custom prototypes and production parts. The company's primary manufacturing product lines include Injection Molding, which uses three-dimensional (3D) computer-aided design-to-computer numerical control (CNC) machining technology for the automated design and manufacture of molds; CNC Machining, which uses commercially available CNC machines to provide milling and turning; 3D Printing, which includes stereolithography, selective laser sintering, direct metal laser sintering, Multi Jet Fusion and PolyJet processes; and Sheet Metal, which includes e-commerce-enabled custom sheet metal parts, providing customers with prototype and low-volume production parts.

Qorvo Inc.

Qorvo is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company designs, develops, manufactures and markets its products to U.S. and international original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers in two operating segments: Mobile Products, which is a supplier of cellular radio frequency (RF) and Wi-Fi solutions for mobile devices, including smartphones, wearables, laptops, tablets and cellular-based applications for the Internet of Things (IoT); and Infrastructure and Defense Products, which is a supplier of RF and system-on-a-chip solutions for cellular base stations and other wireless communications infrastructure, defense, smart home, automotive and other IoT applications.


RealPage is a provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry. The company's platform of data analytics and software solutions enables the rental real estate rental industry to manage property operations, identify opportunities, and obtain data-driven insight. The company's integrated, on demand platform provides a single point of access and repository of real-time lease transaction data, including prospect, renter, and property data. The company's platform consists of four primary categories of solutions: Property Management, Leasing and Marketing, Resident Services, and Asset Optimization.

Retractable Technologies Inc.

Retractable Technologies designs, develops, manufactures, and markets safety syringes and other safety medical products for the healthcare profession. The company's products are the VanishPoint? 0.5mL insulin syringe; 1mL tuberculin, insulin, and allergy antigen syringes; 0.5mL, 1mL, 2mL, 3mL, 5mL, and 10mL syringes; the small diameter tube adapter; the blood collection tube holder; the allergy tray; the IV safety catheter; the Patient Safe? syringes; the Patient Safe? Luer Cap; the VanishPoint? Blood Collection Set; and the EasyPoint? needle. The company also sells VanishPoint? autodisable syringes in the international market in addition to its other products.

Rockwell Automation Corp.

Rockwell Automation is a provider of industrial automation and information. The company has two operating segments: Architecture & Software and Control Products & Solutions. The Architecture and Software segment contains the hardware, software and communication components of the company's integrated control and information architecture which are controlling the customer's industrial processes and connecting with their business enterprise. The Control Products and Solutions segment combines a portfolio of motor control and industrial control products, application capabilities and project management capabilities.

Royal Gold Inc.

Royal Gold acquires and manages precious metal streams, royalties and similar interests. The company acquires existing stream and royalty interests or finances projects that are in production or in the development stage in exchange for stream or royalty interests. A metal stream is a purchase agreement that provides, in exchange for an upfront deposit payment, the right to purchase all or a portion of one or more metals produced from a mine, at a price determined for the life of the transaction by the purchase agreement. Royalties are non-operating interests in mining projects that provide the right to a portion of revenue or metals produced from the project after deducting specified costs, if any.

S&P Global

S&P Global is a provider of transparent and independent ratings, benchmarks, analytics and data to the capital and commodity markets worldwide. The company's segments include: S&P Global Ratings, which provides credit ratings, research and analytics; S&P Global Market Intelligence, which provides multi-asset-class data, research and analytical capabilities that integrate cross-asset analytics and desktop services; S&P Global Platts, which provides information and benchmark prices for the commodity and energy markets; and S&P Dow Jones Indices, which provides a variety of valuation and index benchmarks for investment advisors, wealth managers and institutional investors.


Scotts Co. Cl A

Scotts Miracle-Gro provides lawn and garden products in the following categories: lawn care, which includes lawn fertilizer products, grass seed products, and lawn-related weed, pest and disease control products; gardening and landscape, which includes water-soluble plant foods, continuous-release plant foods, potting mixes and garden soils, mulch and decorative groundcover products, plant-related pest and disease control products, organic garden products, and live goods and seeding solutions; hydroponics, which includes horticultural, organic, lighting and hydroponics products; and controls, which includes insect control products, rodent control products, and weed control products.



ServiceNow provides enterprise cloud computing services that define, structure, manage and automate digital workflows for global enterprises. The company markets its services to enterprises in a variety of industries, including consumer products, education, financial services, government, health care, information technology (IT) services and technology. The company sells its subscription services through direct sales and, to a lesser extent, through indirect channel sales. The company also provides a portfolio of personnel and other services, both directly and through its network of partners. The company's products include IT service management, IT operations management, IT business management, and security operations.


Shopify provides a cloud-based commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Merchants use its software to run their business across all of their sales channels, including web, tablet and mobile storefronts, social media storefronts, and brick-and-mortar and pop-up shops. Co. provides a platform for merchants to create an omni-channel experience that helps showcase the merchant's brand and grow its business. Co.'s platform provides merchants with a single view of their business and customers across all of their sales channels and enables them to manage products and inventory, process orders and payments, build customer relationships and leverage analytics and reporting.

Siga Technologies Inc.

SIGA Technologies is a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the health security market. Health security comprises countermeasures for biological, chemical, radiological and nuclear attacks, vaccines and therapies for emerging infectious diseases, and health preparedness. The company's primary product is an oral formulation of TPOXX?, an antiviral drug for the treatment of human smallpox disease caused by variola virus. The United States Food and Drug Administration has approved oral TPOXX? for the treatment of smallpox.

Skyworks Solutions Inc.

Skyworks Solutions provides analog semiconductors that connect people, places, and things, spanning a number of applications within the aerospace, automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone, tablet and wearable markets. The company's product portfolio includes, among others: amplifiers, antenna tuners, attenuators, circulators/isolators, direct current (DC)/DC converters, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, diversity receive modules, filters, front-end modules, hybrid, LED drivers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, modulators, optocouplers/optoisolators, phase locked loops, power dividers/combiners, and receivers.


Smartsheet is a cloud-based platform for work execution, enabling teams and organizations to plan, capture, manage, automate, and report on work at scale. Customers access their accounts online via a web-based interface or a mobile application. Some customers also purchase the company's other services, which primarily consist of consulting and training services. The company's products are comprised of: Smartdashboards, Smartportals, Smartcards, Smartgrids, Smartprojects, Smartcalendars, Smartforms, Smartautomation, Smartintegrations, Connectors, Control Center, Accelerators, Dynamic View, and Data Uploader.

Spero Therapeutics

Spero Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing and commercializing novel treatments for multi-drug resistant (MDR) bacterial infections. The company's product candidate, SPR994, is designed as an oral carbapenem-class antibiotic for use in adults to treat MDR Gram-negative infections. The company's key product candidates generated from its Potentiator Platform are two intravenous-administered agents, SPR741 and SPR206, designed to treat MDR Gram-negative infections in the hospital setting. In addition, the company is developing SPR720, an oral antibiotic designed for the treatment of an orphan disease called pulmonary non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections.

Sprouts Farmers Market

Sprouts Farmers Market operates as a healthy grocery store. The company categorizes the varieties of products it sells as perishable and non-perishable. Perishable product categories include produce, meat, seafood, deli, bakery, floral and dairy and dairy alternatives. Non-perishable product categories include grocery, vitamins and supplements, bulk items, frozen foods, beer and wine, and natural health and body care. The company's stores include the following departments: packaged groceries, meat and seafood, deli, vitamins and supplements, dairy and dairy alternatives, bulk items, baked goods, frozen foods, natural health and body care, and beer and wine.

SSR Mining

SSR Mining is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of silver-dominant resource properties located in the Americas. Co.'s strategic focus is to optimize the production of silver from its Pirquitas mine in Argentina, and to advance other principal development and exploration projects including San Luis in Peru, Diablillos in Argentina, and Pitarrilla and San Agustin in Mexico. In addition to its principal projects, Co. holds a geologically-diverse portfolio of other predominantly silver projects in various stages of exploration.


Syndax Pharmaceuticals is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company. The company's key product candidate, entinostat, is a once-weekly, oral, small molecule, Class I HDAC inhibitor being evaluated in combination with exemestane for hormone receptor positive human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 negative breast cancer, an indication for which it has been granted breakthrough therapy designation by the United States Food and Drug Administration. The company's second clinical stage product candidate, SNDX-6352, is a monoclonal antibody that targets the colony stimulating factor-1 receptor, a cell surface protein thought to control the survival and function of monocytes and macrophages.

Tractor Supply Co.

Tractor Supply is a rural lifestyle retailer. The company is focused on supplying the needs of recreational farmers and ranchers and all others who enjoy the rural lifestyle, as well as tradesmen and small businesses. The company operates retail stores under the names Tractor Supply Company, Del's Feed & Farm Supply, and Petsense and operates websites under the names and The company's selection of merchandise is comprised of the following main product categories: equine, livestock, pet, and small animal products; hardware, truck, towing, and tool products; seasonal products; work/recreational clothing and footwear; and maintenance products for agricultural and rural use.

Trex Co. Inc.

Trex Company is a manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing products, which are marketed under the brand name Trex?. In addition, the company is a national provider of custom-engineered railing and staging, systems for the commercial and multi-family market. The company operates in two reportable segments: Trex Residential Products, which provides a set of product offerings in the decking, railing, fencing, steel deck framing, and outdoor lighting categories; and Trex Commercial Products, which designs and engineers custom railing solutions, which are prevalent in professional and collegiate sports facilities, standardized architectural and aluminum railing systems.

United States Steel Corp.

United States Steel is a steel producer of flat-rolled and tubular products with production operations in the U.S. and Europe. The company is also engaged in railroad services and real estate operations. The company's segments are: North American Flat-Rolled, which produces slabs, strip mill plates, sheets and tin mill products; U. S. Steel Europe, which produces and sells slabs, strip mill plate, sheet, tin mill products and spiral welded pipe, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials; and Tubular Products, which produces and sells seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing (known as oil country tubular goods), and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing.


Vapotherm is a global medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of the company's proprietary Hi-VNI technology products used to treat patients of various ages suffering from respiratory distress worldwide. The company offers precision flow systems, such as Precision Flow Plus, Precision Flow Classic, and Precision Flow Heliox that use Hi-VNI technology to deliver heated, humidified, and oxygenated air at a high velocity to patients through a small-bore nasal interface. The company also provides companion products, including Vapotherm Transfer Unit and Q50 compressor; and disposable products comprising single-use disposables and nasal interfaces.

Veeva Systems

Veeva Systems provides industry cloud solutions for the life sciences industry. Veeva Commercial Cloud is a suite of multichannel customer relationship management applications, a commercial data warehouse, territory allocation and alignment applications, master data management applications and customer reference and data and services. Veeva Vault is the company's suite of cloud-based, enterprise content management applications that address the content management requirements for the company's customers'commercial functions, including medical and sales and marketing, and key research and development functions, including clinical, regulatory, quality, and, when available, safety.

Verisec AB

Verisec AB. Verisec AB is a Sweden-based company which provides security solutions for banking, government and business customers.


Wayfair is a holding company. Through its e-commerce business model, the company provides customers with browsing, merchandising and product discovery for products from various suppliers. The company has online selections of furniture, decor, decorative accents, housewares, seasonal decor and other home goods. The company's mobile app also provides customers a way to shop for their home from their home using its View in Room 3D augmented reality tool. The company's sites include: Wayfair, Joss & Main, AllModern, Birch Lane, and Perigold. Wayfair is the only one of the company's sites that also operates internationally, operating as in Canada, in the U.K. and in Germany.

Weis Markets Inc.

Weis Markets is engaged in the retail sale of food in Pennsylvania. The company's retail food stores sell groceries, dairy products, frozen foods, meats, seafood, fresh produce, floral, pharmacy services, deli products, prepared foods, bakery products, beer and wine, fuel and general merchandise items, such as health and beauty care and household products. The store product selection includes national, local and private brands including natural, gluten-free and organic varieties. All retail food store locations operate as conventional supermarkets. The company utilizes a loyalty marketing program, Weis Club Preferred Shopper, which enable customers to receive discounts, promotions and fuel rewards.

Werner Enterprises Inc.

Werner Enterprises is a transportation and logistics company engaged primarily in transporting truckload shipments of general commodities in both interstate and intrastate commerce. The company has two reportable segments: Truckload Transportation Services, which includes the medium-to-long-haul van fleet that transports a variety of consumer nondurable products and other commodities in truckload quantities over irregular routes using dry van trailers, the expedited fleet that provides truckload services, and the regional short-haul fleet that provides truckload van service across the U.S; and Werner Logistics, which is a non-asset-based transportation and logistics provider.

Zebra Technologies Corp. Cl A

Zebra Technologies designs, manufactures, and sells automatic identification and data capture products, including mobile computers, barcode scanners, radio frequency identification devices (RFID) readers, printers for barcode labeling and personal identification, real-time location systems, related accessories and supplies, and software utilities and applications. The company also provides maintenance, technical support, repair, managed and other services. The company's segments are: Asset Intelligence and Tracking, which includes barcode and card printing, location solutions, supplies, and services; and Enterprise Visibility and Mobility, which includes mobile computing, data capture, RFID and services.


Zynex, through its subsidiary, Zynex Medical, Inc. (ZMI), designs, manufactures and markets medical devices that treat chronic and acute pain, as well as activate and exercise muscles for rehabilitative purposes with electrical stimulation. The ZMI devices are portable, battery operated and include an electrical pulse generator which is connected to the body via electrodes. ZMI also designs, manufactures and markets the NeuroMove product. The NeuroMove contains electromyography and electric stimulation technology that is primarily used for stroke, spinal cord and traumatic brain injury rehabilitation, by reaching parts of the brain to re-connect with muscles, also known as neuroplasticity.

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