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There are no notifications for Novartis at least since 2015.

Peer Group

Peer groups are used by companies to benchmark executive compensation and performance. Each company identifies its own peer group. Peer groups vary from company to company.

Peer Group

Company Ticker Market Cap
Johnson & Johnson * JNJ $387b
Novartis Ag NVS $190b
Bristol Myers Squibb Co. * BMY $133b
Zoetis Inc. * ZTS $74b
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. * VRTX $72.4b
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. * REGN $71.1b
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited * TAK $62.8b
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. * ALXN $22.9b
Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. * BMRN $22b
Grifols S.A. * GRFS $13.3b

Companies Who Named Novartis as a Peer

Company Ticker Market Cap
Johnson & Johnson JNJ $387b
Pfizer Inc. PFE $224b
Merck & Co., Inc. MRK $199b
Novartis Ag NVS $190b
Eli Lilly and Company LLY $146b
Amgen Inc. AMGN $144b
AbbVie Inc. ABBV $142b
Bristol Myers Squibb Co. BMY $133b
Fedex Corp. FDX $45.2b
Mylan N.V. MYL $8.44b
* Suggested by Watchdog.

 

Peer Flag Comparison

The return to a company’s stock is not the only measure of executive performance. Ethics matter, and growth can quickly reverse and gains evaporate if a company’s accounting and financial reporting processes are not fundamentally sound and trustworthy. How does Novartis' accounting quality compare to its peer group?
NVS PEER GROUP FLAGS
Litigation & External Pressures
Significant Litigation 4 5
Class Actions 4 5
Securities Law 5 4
Shareholder Activism 6 2 1
Cybersecurity 7 2
Management Review
Insider Sales 2 2 5
Mergers & Acquisitions 2 4 3
Sales of Assets 9
Auditor Assessment
Auditor Changes 9
Auditor Experience 9
Auditor Tenure 6 3
Audit Fees 3 6
Non-Audit Fees 7 2

 

 

 

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