True business success is driven by a powerful combination of innovation and purpose. New ideas, methods and processes are directed to creating new sources of value. And as executive compensation practitioners, we’re often asked how we design our reward programs to incentivize innovation.
Kenneth Kuk, Paul Platten and Chris Hamilton
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) is adding Economic Value Added (EVA) metrics in its proxy research reports this year, which is raising questions for companies.
Jim Kroll, Marc Roloson and Jamie Teo
Disclosure of human capital costs has long been required on companies’ financial statements, but they may soon have to be disclosed as an asset similar to equipment or intellectual property if a recommendation of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s) Investor Advisory Committee gains traction.
Don Delves, Andrew Goldstein, Ryan Resch and Steve Seelig
Canadian large cap companies in the S&P/TSX 60 index are expected to continue to show pockets of weakness for 2019 financial results, a continuation of generally tepid 2018 financial results.
Ming Young, Christina Le and Sebastién Morrissette
The growing worldwide attention given to the pay gap that exists between employees and CEOs and the need to tie pay to performance was reinforced with the publication of a strongly worded U.K. report on executive pay on March 26 prepared by a select committee of the U.K. Parliament’s House of Commons.
Jessica Norton and Anne-Sophie Blouin
Financial results in the restaurant industry generally declined, counter to the improved 2018 financial performance most industry sectors enjoyed. Yet shareholder returns were not only positive, but outpaced the broader S&P 1500 which was -5%.
Kate King and Chris Marques
Financial results in the technology sector showed little improvement over 2017, other than measures influenced by tax reform. This contrasts with a general improvement observed across most sectors of the U.S. economy.
Rachel Christensen and Alex Ha
Financial performance for the health care equipment and supplies industry improved in 2018. Despite the strong financial growth, price/earnings valuation ratios declined with the broader market, keeping shareholder returns in the single digits.
Mitchell Bardolf and Min Ko
Financial results in the utilities sector were mixed in 2018, but analysts see bright spots in 2019 estimates.
Debra Cohen and Vaibhav Pachisia
Banks turned in a strong 2018 performance which was reflected in income statement and balance sheet metrics, but replicating these results could prove difficult in 2019, a possibility that is reflected in analysts’ expectations.
Daniel Potter and Michael Montane
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