Shareholders Increasingly Concerned About Climate Change

It might surprise some investors to know that through the first six months of this year, environmental and social concerns comprised 40% of all shareholder proposals, dwarfing the standard compensation and board-related resolutions that made up 29% and 18%, respectively. In this video, Fool.com contributors Aimee Duffy and Tyler Crowe talk about which fossil fuel-intensive industries are facing increasing scrutiny, and how no company in any industry is immune from this sort of action.

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  • Report this Comment On June 29, 2013, at 6:44 PM, sonnybio wrote:

    Dissing ExxonMobil's CEO on global warming is a Fools errand. Build your windmills Fools, But, I'm not buying your man made end of the world talk.

  • Report this Comment On July 01, 2013, at 7:56 AM, TMFAimeeD wrote:

    At the 2:31 mark I should have said "almost more than". Apologies, Fools.

    Aimee

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