INDIANA, Pa., March 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Stewart Capital Advisors, LLC, a subsidiary of S&T Bank, was recognized with Top Guns status by Informa Investment Solutions’ PSN manager database for its Mid Cap Investment Strategy.  Of the 277 firms and 441 products in the mid cap universe category, Stewart Capital shares this ranking with the top 10 performing firms for the fourth quarter period ended December 31, 2016.

«We are pleased to be recognized for our performance by an independent firm like Informa Investment Solutions. This recognition is a testament to the hard work of our portfolio team as they continue to seek attractive long-term investments,» said Malcolm Polley, president and chief investment officer, Stewart Capital. «We believe that our disciplined focus emphasizing business valuation when making investment decisions has contributed to the success of our Mid Cap Strategy.»

Utilizing a proprietary blend of Informa Investment Solutions’ top priority performance screens, PSN Top Guns ranks products in six proprietary star categories in over 50 universes. This quarterly ranking is widely used by institutional asset managers and investors. Top Guns receive a star rating in the range from one to six. The stars indicate the continued performance over a length of time. Stewart Capital was named a 1-star Top Gun meaning that it was a top ten performer within the mid cap universe, based on quarterly returns.

Rankings and recognitions should be not construed as a guarantee that Stewart Capital will provide a certain level of results in client accounts nor should they be construed as current or past recommendations of Stewart Capital by clients. Informa Investment Solutions based its selections on data prepared by the recognized entities. Information presented by Informa is believed to be reliable, but its accuracy cannot be guaranteed. For a complete list of PSN Top Guns and an overview of the criteria and process utilized in formulating this ranking, visit www.informais.com.

About Stewart Capital Advisors, LLC
Stewart Capital Advisors, LLC (SCA), a subsidiary of S&T Bank, is based in Indiana, Pennsylvania and is an SEC registered investment advisory firm specializing in the management of value-styled portfolios. SCA offers separate account management for public funds, corporations, endowments, foundations, and other subadvised accounts. For more information, visit stewartcap.com. SCA currently has over $1 billion in assets under management.

About Informa Investment Solutions
A market leader in intelligence and software solutions for investment professionals and financial institutions of all sizes, Informa Investment Solutions offers a robust set of analytics and tools to help you grow and retain your business. With a nearly 40-year history, Informa Investment Solutions is part of Informa PLC, a leading business-to-business knowledge provider serving International markets. Informa Investment Solutions has set the standard for providing turnkey and customizable applications for performing manager searches, building wealth plans, and producing client reports and investment marketing materials for companies worldwide. For more information, please visit www.informais.com  and follow https://twitter.com/InformaInvest.

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