Chart Of The Week: Minimum Wage Raises Are Only the First Step for JUST Companies
Both workers and shareholders benefit from a company’s focus on paying a living wage.
Chart Of The Week: Environmental Protection Is Paying Off For Stakeholders
Companies with overall lower environmental impacts outperform their peers.
Chart of the Week: As We Prepare for a New Era of Policy Goals, Lowering Carbon Emissions Becomes Increasingly Important for Companies
Companies increasingly face the prospect of needing to incorporate carbon emissions and emission reductions when doing internal cost-benefit analysis for new projects. The chart from Bloomberg Green goes deeper.
ESG Chart of the Week: 2021 JUST 100 Companies Outperform the Market
In light of last week’s analysis of the 2021 JUST Universe specific to return on equity, this week we dive into the new list of companies constituting the JUST 100, our annual list of America’s most just companies.
Chart of the Week: JUST Businesses Have a Higher Return on Equity
We revisit a past Chart of the Week to show that the companies that support their workers continue to outperform the market.
Chart of the Week: JUST Industry Leaders Maintain Their Performance Upside Through the Recovery
In this week’s Chart of the Week, we take a look at the JUST Industry leaders across our universe to examine their strong outperformance in this economic recovery.
Chart of the (Climate) Week: Low Carbon Intensity Is Correlated With Higher Returns
Companies should use the opportunity that climate week represents to consider extending their engagement on limiting their carbon emissions across their whole value chain.
Chart of the Week: Companies That Focus on Their Customers Outperform Their Peers During The Recovery
Companies that support customers by producing non-harmful and quality products, emphasizing privacy, using fair pricing, offering equal treatment, and more, outperform their competitors by 20.7% .
Chart of The Week: Companies That Prioritize Their Workers Continue to Outperform the Market
In light of Labor Day this past Monday, we revisit a chart from early June to evaluate how companies’ treatment of their workers continues to affect financial performance throughout 2020.
Chart of the Week: Companies Embracing Full Disclosure on Workforce Diversity Continue to Outperform Peers
For Labor Day, we revisit our Chart of the Week from earlier this summer to reevaluate how companies who fully disclose their EEO-1 reports have performed throughout the trailing three months.
Chart of the Week: Just Companies Have Better Risk Profiles and Overall Decreased Volatility
This week, we explore the risk profile of more just companies in comparison to less just ones, and show that JUST companies have less volatility.
Chart of the Week: JUST Companies Continue to Outperform Their Competition
This week, we dive into the history of our JUST Rankings and evaluate how America’s Most JUST Companies have performed on a cumulative basis since inception, finding that the top four quintiles as the top quintile has outperformed the bottom quintile by 29.9% cumulatively.
Chart of the Week: Just Companies See Shallower Drawdowns in Market Downturn
As our economy sees increasing uncertainty after the market recovery in Q2, this week’s analysis dives into our 2020 Rankings to evaluate median maximum drawdowns by quintile.
Chart of the Week: Companies That Avoid Controversy in Their Communities Outperform During the Recovery
This week we look at severe communities controversies within the companies we cover, and see a significant outperformance for those who don’t have at least one severe controversy.
Chart of the Week: Companies Paying a Fair Wage Outperform Peers in the Downturn
This week, we double down on employee compensation and dive into our “Pays a Fair Wage” metric to showcase how companies’ wages differ across various job titles when compared to industry peers.
Chart of the Week: Companies Paying a Living Wage Fare Better in Recovery
In this Chart of the Week, we analyze how companies with a high percentage of employees making a national living wage have performed over the trailing one year.
Chart of the Week: Real Action on the Environment – Not Just Disclosure – Is Needed for Top Financial Performance
This week, we take a closer look at the financial impacts of environmental disclosure vs. non-disclosure.
Chart of the Week: Carbon-Efficient Companies Grow Their Operating Income Faster
This week, we evaluate the rate at which carbon-efficient companies grow their operating income over the trailing five-year period.
Chart of the Week: Carbon-Efficient Companies Shine During Insecure Times
In our latest Chart of the Week, we show that a lower carbon footprint can actually be beneficial for a company’s bottom line.
Chart of the Week: Companies with Strong Corporate Governance Lead the Market in a Downturn
As many corporations begin to address the systemic inequity within their own organizations, this week’s chart shows that ethical leadership could connect to financial outperformance.
Chart of the Week: Companies that Prioritize Their Workers Continue to Outperform
Revisiting our analysis that shows how the companies that prioritize their workers have been significantly outperforming their peers throughout the coronavirus crisis.
Chart of the Week: Companies that Embrace Full Disclosure on Workforce Diversity Outperform their Peers
How does demographic disclosure – one of the key actions companies can take to address systemic racism – impact with corporate performance?
Chart of the Week: Companies With Strong COVID-19 Responses Prove You Don’t Need High Profit Margins to Do Right by Your Stakeholders
Leading companies support all their stakeholders, even when they’re not yet being rewarded in the market.
Chart of the Week: COVID-19 Best Responders Outperform Their Respective Industries
Companies that are prioritizing their workers and communities are seeing outperformance relative to their industry peers
Chart of the Week: America’s Most JUST Companies Are Bouncing Back More Quickly During the Current Recession
JUST Industry Leaders have recovered at a faster rate than their peers.
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