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Standard & Poor's ExecuComp

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ExecuComp provides compensation history for U.S. directors and current compensation for executives for companies within the S&P 1500. Features include:

  • Over 80 different compensation related data items
  • Coverage of each company's top 5 executive officers
  • Comparable data across companies & industries
  • Over 35 measures of company financial performance
  • Companies contained in the S&P 500, S&P 400 MidCap and S&P SmallCap 600 indexes

Updated Annually.

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    Date Coverage

    1992 to present


    Statistics & Data