The Engaged Company Stock Index study was conducted for nearly six years to test the hypothesis that organizations across economic sectors with high levels of employee, customer, and community engagement would outperform the standard stock indices. Here are the lresults for the Engaged Company Stock Index during over six years, which tracked the long-term results of companies with high levels of customer, employee, and community engagement as determined by independent data sources compiled by McBassi & Company. Scroll down for a list of the companies and the methodology for the Index.

The results below reflect the stock market performance of the Engaged Company Stock Index from October 1, 2012 to June 30, 2018.

October 1, 2012 to June 30, 2018

Good Companies: S&P 500 (including dividends):
+149.4% +112.3%
$24,940 $21,230

The Engaged Company portfolio outperformed the S&P 500 (including dividends) by 37.1 percentage points since October 1, 2012.

The Good Company portfolio includes 47 companies with combined high scores as employers, sellers, and stewards of the community and environment. Tracking of the portfolio began on October 1, 2012. The composition of the portfolio was periodically updated (most recently on January 31, 2017), based on new data from the Good Company Index.