Phoenix-based Avnet has transferred its stock exchange listing from the New York Stock Exchange to the Nasdaq Global Select Market. The company continues to be listed under the AVT ticker symbol.
“Listing on Nasdaq positions Avnet alongside other top-tier technology companies that are leading their industries and guiding technology solutions to market,” said Bill Amelio, CEO of the global technology distributor.
“Avnet represents the growth-oriented and industry-defining technology companies that call Nasdaq home,” said Adena Friedman, Nasdaq’s president and CEO. “Nasdaq is driven by the same entrepreneurial spirit valued by Avnet and we look forward to being a long-term partner supporting their continued success.”