General Motors Shifts the Automaker’s Corporate Governance Into Reverse

2016-01-08T22:10:58-07:00January 8th, 2016|Categories: Corporate Governance|Tags: |

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite Index recorded their worst start to the year since 2001 on Monday, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average need only hark back to 2008. U.S. stocks are slightly lower today, with the Dow and the S&P 500 down 0.51% and 0.30%, respectively, at 12:30 p.m. EST. Shares of General Motors Company are underperforming, down 2.92%. General Motors announced yesterday that it had named chief executive officer Mary Barra chairman of GM’s board. Perhaps it was timed to coincide with the announcement of the automaker’s $500 million [...]