San Rafael-based BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN) announced that it will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index® (NASDAQ:NDX), the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (NASDAQ:NDXE) and the NASDAQ-100 Ex-Technology Index (NASDAQ:NDXX) prior to market open on Monday, July 27, 2015. The NASDAQ-100 Index is composed of the 100 largest non-financial stocks listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market based on market capitalization.
“We are proud to become a member of such a prestigious group and be recognized as one of the 100 most valuable companies on the NASDAQ,” said Jean-Jacques Bienaimé, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BioMarin. “Since our founding we have demonstrated our unique ability to develop medicines for patients born with extremely rare diseases who have few or no treatment options. We are honored that our innovative and cutting edge therapies have led to this important recognition.”
For more information, visit the BioMarin website.