Dave & Buster's Entertainment Set to Join the S&P SmallCap 600

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc. (NASD: PLAY) will replace Piedmont Natural Gas Co. Inc. (NYSE:PNY) in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Monday, October 3. S&P 100 and 500 constituent Duke Energy's (NYSE:DUK) is acquiring Piedmont Natural Gas in a deal expected to be completed on or about that date.

Dave & Buster's Entertainment owns and operates entertainment and dining venues for adults and families. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Restaurants Sub-Industry index.

Following is a summary of the change:

S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX – OCTOBER 3, 2016


COMPANY

GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR

GICS SUB-INDUSTRY

ADDED

Dave & Buster's Entertainment

Consumer Discretionary

Restaurants

DELETED

Piedmont Natural Gas

Utilities

Gas Utilities

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