CEO Compensation

Last year, one chief executive made 2,077 times what his workers did, a much larger ratio than any other public company, by far.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) has thrived under the leadership of Chairman and CEO Bob Iger. Disney has expanded its empire greatly under his leadership and the company has grown massively. Now...
Jon C. Ogg
The long-held belief among investors is that the CEO is responsible for results in any company. If Jeff Gennette is not to blame for the Macy's disaster, who is?
Douglas A. McIntyre
Research shows that 393 companies paid their CEOs over 100 times more than the median of their workers. At a handful of companies, the ratio was much more substantial.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The Business Roundtable has issued a new statement on the purpose of a corporation. Will mayhem ensue?
Paul Ausick
CEO pay has become a bone of contention between the boards of some public companies and their shareholders. How can a CEO be worth tens of millions of dollars, some investors ask, no matter how good...
Douglas A. McIntyre
McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) has been among the American companies that pay its workers the least. As some evidence of the ongoing pay problem at the fast-food chain, the U.S. Securities and...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Some people might wonder how bad it looks when a chief executive officer resigns and the company's stock rises. Generally it's a case of distress-relief when that occurs.
Jon C. Ogg
Ford CEO Jim Hackett was paid 276 times more in compensation last year than the median employee. Hackett's pay rose by about 10% while employee compensation rose by about 9.6%.
Paul Ausick
CEO compensation packages continue to grow with little resistance from many of the massive asset management firms that own trillions of dollars worth of America's public companies. Here are 10...
Paul Ausick
Robert A. Iger has been the CEO of Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) since 2005. Over that period, Disney’s cable, TV and film businesses have changed the face of the company, and shareholders have...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, reportedly saw a $24 billion increase in his net worth in 2018, increasing his lead over Bill Gates and Warren Buffett.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Netflix Inc.'s chief executive and board chair did well this past year, according to the latest SEC filing.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Goldman Sachs faces new charges, CBS's Les Moonves will not get severance due to sexual harassment claims, and other important business headlines today.
Douglas A. McIntyre
GE agrees to a rich pay package for its new CEO, Toyota announces a huge recall, bond yields hit levels not seen since 2011, and other important business headlines.
Douglas A. McIntyre