ESG Ratings

How do I interpret the ratings?

Our ESG ratings, found on the Company page the show the respective Environmental, Social and Governance scores for a stock. We use ESG Enterprise for our source of ESG ratings.

Companies are scored out of 1000 in each category, with the Overall category being the combined total of the Environmental, Social and Governance ratings.

Environmental / Social / Governance ratings

Score rangeGradeLevel
0-24
D
Low
25 - 49
DD
Low
50 - 74
DDD
Low
75 - 99
C
Low
100 - 149
CC
Low
150 - 199
CCC
Low
200 - 299
B
Medium
300 - 399
BB
Medium
400 - 499
BBB
High
500 - 599
A
High
600 - 899
AA
Excellent
900 - 1000
AAA
Excellent

Overall ratings:

Score rangeGradeLevel
0-74
D
Low
75 - 149
DD
Low
150 - 224
DDD
Low
225 - 299
C
Low
300 - 449
CC
Low
450 - 599
CCC
Low
600 - 749
B
Medium
750 - 899
BB
Medium
900 - 1199
BBB
High
1200 - 1799
A
High
1800 - 2699
AA
Excellent
2700 - 3000
AAA
Excellent

The higher the score, the better the company has performed in the category. If you don't see an ESG rating for a company, it means we don't yet have the data.

Where do we get our ESG ratings from?

We use ESG Enterprise for our source of ESG ratings.

ESG Enterprise partnered with major financial firms to create ESG rating methodology standards based on world-class data to help investors make informed and accurate decisions regarding investing.

ESG Enterprise provides extensive ESG database service across 50 distinct metrics, covering 90% of the global market.

ESG scores are designed based on company stored data that aids in measuring the organisation’s relative ESG performance, efficiency, and dedication, without bias. ESG Enterprise scores companies on 10 main KPIs: human rights, biodiversity, climate change, human capital and governance, and many more.

The ESG Enterprise ESG scores are cognisant of transparency bias and depend on derived data covering almost all material industry metrics.

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