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Get comprehensive results in "Say on Pay Reports," in-depth analysis on Say on Pay results in our "Behind the Numbers" series, and insights on how companies are faring in "Vote of the Week."

S&P 500 Companies Continue to Account for a Quarter of the Failures

The current 2021 failure rate of 2.9% remains above the 2.2% failure rate observed at this time last year, with 8 more companies failing since our last report. Approximately 32% of failures are at least partially due to Covid-related actions, continuing to account for nearly a third of failures as the season progresses. Read more

Early-Season Average Say on Pay Support Remains Below Historic Levels

The early-season Say on Pay failure rate of 4.2% is twice as high as the 2.1% failure rate observed at this time last year, and the 89.0% vote result is well below last year’s average. These early trends suggest shareholders may be more critical of those who made significant changes to executive compensation without descriptive disclosure for the rationale of those changes. Read more