How Could the 'Great Resignation' Affect Your Equity Portfolio?

Here are some ways to identify companies facing challenges related to their human capital.

Adam Fleck, CFA 22 November, 2021 | 5:08AM Kristoffer Inton
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With millions of people leaving their jobs in what's being called the "Great Resignation," employee turnover remains a major concern for managers and executives throughout the country. After all, companies regularly note that people are their most important assets.

But given that these assets can walk out of the front door whenever they feel it's time to move on, investors in those same firms need to consider the risk of further flight on companies' economic value.

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Adam Fleck, CFA

Adam Fleck, CFA  Adam Fleck is the regional director of equity research for Australia and New Zealand at Morningstar.

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