2019 Awards

The winners

BY CATEGORY

Based on the 93 criteria measured across the Proxy Statement, Form 10-K, and Investor Relations website, each company in the S&P 250 has been ranked. Out of that ranking, there are 14 awards. See the top rated companies below:

Top 4 Awards

Best overall Transparency

The winner: The Coca-Cola Company

The top 3: BlackRock, The Coca-Cola Company, Southern Company

Proxy Statement

The winner: Southern Company

The top 3: BlackRock, Raytheon, Southern Company

Form 10-K

The winner: American International Group, Inc.

The top 3: American International Group, Inc., Anadarko Petroleum, Intel

Investor Relations Website

The winner: Altria

The top 3: Altria, Bank of America, Sysco

Top ranked companies by industry

Consumer Discretionary

General Motors

Consumer Staples

Walmart

Energy

ConocoPhillips

Financials

BlackRock

Healthcare

Medtronic

Industrials

Caterpillar

Information Technology

Intel

Materials

LyondellBasell

Telecommunication Services

AT&T

Utilities

Duke Energy

Top 20 companies

  • #1 The Coca-Cola Company
  • #2 BlackRock
  • #3 Southern Company
  • #4 Prudential Financial
  • #5 Caterpillar
  • #6 Goldman Sachs
  • #7 Raytheon
  • #8 Intel
  • #9 ConocoPhillips
  • #10 Bank of America
  • #11 Citigroup
  • #12 Walmart
  • #13 Allstate
  • #14 S&P Global
  • #15 Rockwell Automation
  • #16 Duke Energy
  • #17 Intuit
  • #18 Mastercard
  • #19 Corning
  • #20 Occidental Petroleum

This year's winner announced

TIM LEVERIDGE, VICE PRESIDENT AND DIRECTOR OF INVESTOR RELATIONS, THE COCA-COLA COMPANY ACCEPTS THE AWARD FOR BEST OVERALL TRANSPARENCY