|Bid||104.720 x 200|
|Ask||105.000 x 1000|
|Day's Range||104.350 - 105.120|
|52 Week Range||76.520 - 109.290|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||35.99|
|Dividend & Yield||1.12 (1.07%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Buying into companies based on environmental, social and governance factors, has become a hot trend on Wall Street, spawning a new industry that sells investors company ratings based on those factors and funds dedicated to rated companies. There are no set criteria for who is bad and who is good and so-called ESG ratings vary widely, meaning investors may be less protected than they think, for example, from a scandal over labor practices or board pay. "We don't have a common vernacular," said Asha Mehta, director of responsible investing at Acadian Asset Management in Boston.
MSCI Inc.'s decision to add Chinese stocks to its emerging-markets index will put pressure on overseas stockpickers to wade into that market sooner rather than later.
China’s large-cap shares extended their outperformance amid investor optimism about MSCI Inc. inclusion and speculation state-backed funds were keeping markets buoyant before President Xi Jinping’s trip ...