Kaman Corporation (Bloomfield, CT), a leader in the aerospace and industrial distribution markets, announced today that it is transferring the listing of its common stock to the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) from the NASDAQ Global Select Market (NASDAQ). The company expects to begin trading on the NYSE on February 7, 2012 under its current ticker symbol “KAMN.” The company expects to continue to trade on NASDAQ until the transfer is complete.
“The NYSE is home to many of the world’s finest companies, including most of our customers, suppliers and peers, and we are proud to be taking our place among them,” commented William Denninger, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “We continue to focus on creating shareholder value and believe the NYSE is the right partner in those efforts.”
“We are pleased to welcome Kaman to the NYSE issuer community,” said Scott Cutler EVP and Head of Listings, Americas, NYSE Euronext. “Kaman is a company with a storied history built on innovation and entrepreneurship over more than sixty-five years, and now it becomes the 200th company to transfer to the NYSE from NASDAQ since 2000. We look forward to being a valued partner in the company’s future growth by providing the highest quality markets and services.”
In celebration of the transfer, representatives of Kaman will ring the NYSE Opening Bell at 9:30 a.m. ET on April 5, 2012.