S&P Dow Jones Indices Removed Telsa From Its S&P 500 ESG Index, Elon Musk Tweeted “What Is An ESG Score?”


NEW YORK (May 18, 2022)-- S&P Dow Jones Indices has removed electric carmaker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Inc from its widely-followed S&P 500 ESG Index, citing issues including racial discrimination claims and crashes linked to its autopilot vehicles, a move that prompted critical tweets from Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Wednesday. Other contributing factors to…

Asian Stock Prices Have Fallen After Western Nations Tightened Sanctions Against Russia


TOKYO (February 28, 2022)-- Asian stock prices have fallen after Western nations moved to tighten sanctions against Russia and as President Vladimir Putin escalated tensions by ordering Russian nuclear forces on high alert. U.S. futures fell, with the contract for the S&P 500 down 2.5% early Monday. The stock markets in…