Peer Group

Peer groups are used by companies to benchmark executive compensation and performance. Each company identifies its own peer group. Peer groups vary from company to company.

Peer Group

Company Ticker Market Cap
Johnson & Johnson JNJ $345b
Exxon Mobil Corp. XOM $300b
Procter & Gamble Co. PG $286b
AT&T Inc. T $245b
Verizon Communications Inc. VZ $228b
Chevron Corp. CVX $227b
Boeing Co. BA $210b
Pfizer Inc. PFE $204b
International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) IBM $133b
United Technologies Corp. UTX $117b

Companies Who Named Exxon Mobil as a Peer

Company Ticker Market Cap
Microsoft Corp. MSFT $1,050b
JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPM $350b
Walmart Inc. WMT $326b
Exxon Mobil Corp. XOM $300b
Procter & Gamble Co. PG $286b
Bank of America Corp. BAC $284b
AT&T Inc. T $245b
Verizon Communications Inc. VZ $228b
Chevron Corp. CVX $227b
Merck & Co., Inc. MRK $216b

 

Peer Flag Comparison

The return to a company’s stock is not the only measure of executive performance. Ethics matter, and growth can quickly reverse and gains evaporate if a company’s accounting and financial reporting processes are not fundamentally sound and trustworthy. How does Exxon Mobil's accounting quality compare to its peer group?
XOM PEER GROUP FLAGS
Lawsuits
Significant Litigation 9
Class Actions 1 8
Securities Law 3 6
External Pressures
Shareholder Activism 9
Cybersecurity 6 3
Management Review
CEO Changes 3 5 1
CFO Changes 4 4 1
Insider Sales 4 5
Auditor Assessment
Auditor Experience 9
Auditor Tenure 1 8
Audit Fees 3 6
Non-Audit Fees 7 2

 

 

 

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