Green Mountain Coffee Roasters to be Added to NASDAQ-100 Index

       

       

WATERBURY, Vt.–Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, parent company of the Keurig brand of single-cup coffee brewers and the patented K-Cup single-serve coffees, will be added to the NASDAQ-100 Index effective at the start of trading on May 27.

The NASDAQ-100 Index comprises the 100 largest non-financial stocks on the NASDAQ stock market. According to a statement from NASDAQ, Green Mountain has a market capitalization of approximately $10.1 billion.

In a statement from Green Mountain, Lawrence Blanford, president and CEO, said the listing is an acknowledgement of Green Mountain “as an enduring company that has achieved strong growth over three decades, and remains guided by the synthesis of financial results, social responsibility and strong commitment to our employees.”