Real estate and energy sectors branded ‘ESG lagards’ but outperform peers, Federated Hermes finds

Environmental factors have become a statistically significant driver of shareholder returns over the past two years, according to ESG investing champion Federated Hermes. Avoiding the ‘ESG laggards’ and those whose standards are slipping is a crucial way to capture the ESG premium, the firm’s global equities team has found. But real estate and energy companies … Read more

HealthEquity Expands Board of – GuruFocus.com

DRAPER, Utah, Sept. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HealthEquity, Inc. ( HQY) (“HealthEquity” or the “Company”), the largest independent health savings account (A) custodian and leader in directed consumer benefits (CDB), announced today that Paul M. Black has been elected to the Company’s Board of Directors effective immediately and appointed to serve on the Audit … Read more

WSFS Financial Corporation’s A – GuruFocus.com

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has reaffirmed the senior unsecured rating of A- for debt WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: WSFS) (“WSFS” or “the Company”). KBRA also reaffirmed WSFS’ subordinated debt rating of BBB+ and a short-term debt rating of K2. WSFS Bank, the Company’s primary subsidiary, received … Read more

African Gold Acquisition Corpo – GuruFocus.com

New York, New York, Aug. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — African Gold Acquisition Corporation (: AGAC.U) (the “Company”) announced that it has filed a Form 8-K today with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) to make certain material disclosures: On August 22, 2022, in conjunction with the Company’s financial advisors, members of the Company’s … Read more

Atrion Corporation Announces C – GuruFocus.com

ALLEN, Texas, Aug. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Atrion Corporation. (NASDAQ: ATRI) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a succession plan under which Cindy Ferguson, currently the Company’s Controller, will become the Company’s Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer effective March 4, 2023, succeeding Jeffery Strickland, who currently holds … Read more

The Marcus Corporation Announc – GuruFocus.com

The+Marcus+Corporation (NYSE: MCS) today announced that Rolando B. Rodriguez, executive vice president of The Marcus Corporation and president, president, and chief executive officer of Marcus Theatres, will retire on October 1, 2022. Mark A. Gramz , the executive vice president of Marcus Theaters and long-standing associate of the company, will be promoted to president of … Read more

Chesapeake Utilities Corporati – GuruFocus.com

DOVER, Del., Aug. 24, 2022 DOVER, Del., Aug. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that it was named Best for Corporate Governance in the United States by World News Media Ltd.’s World Finance, an international publication. World News Media recognizes companies whose strong corporate governance practices have led to remarkable … Read more

Branded Legacy, Inc. Board Vot

Orlando, FL, Aug. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Branded Legacy, Inc. ( BLEG), a holding company focused on the commercial development of cannabinoid-infused products from CBD topicals and tinctures to edibles is pleased to announce its Board of Directors held a board meeting and approved with unanimous consent. It will not perform a reverse stock … Read more

Bloom Energy Corporation Annou – GuruFocus.com

Bloom Energy Corporation (NYSE: BE) today announced the closing shares of an underwritten public offering of 14,950,000 of Class A common stock at a public offering price of $26.00 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. The shares of Class A common stock issued and sold in the offering include 1,950,000 shares issued upon the … Read more

DICK’S SPORTING GOODS NAMED OF

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 18, 2022 This multi-year partnership marks DICK’S first-ever with a WNBA franchise, and expands the company’s investment in women’s sports PITTSBURGH, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — With the WNBA playoffs underway, DICK’S Sporting Goods today announced a partnership with the Chicago Sky, making DICK’S the Official Sporting Goods Retailer and Marketing Partner for … Read more