The company has been ranked by Investor’s Business Daily (IBD) for having AAA or AA rating as per MSCI Research
Keysight Technologies, a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation, has been ranked 18th in the first annual top 50 environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) companies by Investor’s Business Daily (IBD).
Among the companies with ESG ratings of AAA or AA as per MSCI ESG Research (September 11, 2019), these 50 companies had the highest IBD Composite Ratings that reflected broad strength in fundamental and technical areas linked to price performance. Nearly all have a Composite Rating of 80 or higher, putting them in the top 20 percent of stocks.
“Keysight earned a solid placement on IBD’s Best ESG companies list, thanks to its high rating for environmental, social and governance practices and strong IBD Composite Rating,” said Susan Warfel, managing editor of IBD. “At the time of our analysis, Keysight held a Composite Rating of 91, putting it in the top nine percent of all U.S.-traded stocks. Factors contributing to Keysight’s high Composite Rating include its earnings growth, sales growth, margins, return on investment and stock performance.”
Methodology for IBD’s first annual Top 50 ESG companies:
- Held ESG ratings of AAA or AA from MSCI ESG Research as of September 11, 2019.
- Publicly traded in the U.S. stock market.
- Were priced at US$ 10 a share or higher as of October 15, 2019.
Keysight hopes that this achievement will strengthen its position in the market and with its best-in class support, attract more sales and investments.