For Regulation FD, Is There Life After 20?
This October marks 20 years since Regulation Fair Disclosure (“Reg FD”) went into effect. This SEC rule dramatically reshaped the investor relations practice of giving forward-looking business guidance, which is again being reshaped by COVID-19. So how should companies respond?
Q2 Financial Reporting During COVID-19: Still Far from Routine
We spoke with leading finance executives, investor relations officers and investors across industries ranging from consumer packaged goods to enterprise technology providers to try to get ahead of the complexities this reporting season will bring and to offer a few observations and recommendations.
Considerations for Upcoming Energy Company Earnings Announcements
In the face of unpredictable and in some cases irrational pricing metrics, companies must navigate through the noise and clearly articulate the current execution and future prospects of their companies.
Getting the Band Together, When They’re Apart: Making Virtual Earnings Calls Work
In these uncertain times, it is more critical than ever for company management to speak to investors with crisp, transparent messaging. Corporate executives can take advantage of technology, planning and practice to make their earnings calls run smoothly.
Q1 Financial Reporting During COVID-19: Far from Routine
Leveraging the learnings from our current activity with companies across all industries and regions, we have developed some strategies for management teams to consider as they begin preparing to report their first earnings results since the COVID-19 crisis began.