EUGENE, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arcimoto, Inc.® (NASDAQ: FUV) — makers of the Fun Utility Vehicle® (FUV®) — an affordable, practical, and thrilling pure electric vehicle for everyday commuters and fleets, today announced that the company’s common stock was added to the Russell Microcap Index after the market closed on June 22, 2018.
Arcimoto Joins the Russell Microcap Index
Arcimoto’s stated goal is to catalyze the shift to a sustainable transportation future through the design and manufacture of affordable, everyday use electric vehicles for both consumer and fleet markets.
The Russell Microcap Index is a capitalization weighted index which measures the performance of up to 2,000 leading microcap company stocks in the United States. FTSE Russell, a leading global index provider, determines membership for its equity indices primarily by objective, market-capitalization rankings and style attributes.
Indexes provided by FTSE Russell are widely used by investment professionals for index funds and as benchmarks for investment strategies. Approximately $16 trillion in assets are currently benchmarked to FTSE Russell Indexes.
Market analysis on the Russell Indexes is available at https://www.ftserussell.com/research-insights/russell-reconstitution.
Headquartered and manufactured in Eugene, Oregon, Arcimoto, Inc. (NASDAQ: FUV) is devising new technologies and patterns of mobility that together raise the bar for environmental efficiency, footprint and affordability. Available for pre-order today with a target base model purchase price of approximately $11,900, Arcimoto’s Fun Utility Vehicle is one of the lightest, most affordable, and most appropriate electric vehicles suitable for the daily driver. For more information please visit www.arcimoto.com.
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