Semiconductors and Semiconductor Equipment

Corporate Bias Rating

Expand Summary

Risk Level:

Rating - Caution
Medium Risk


KLA has not publicly terminated business relationships due to religious beliefs or political views. KLA’s charitable giving guidelines require that organizations abide by its nondiscrimination policy, including on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity, thereby excluding some religious charities. KLA's CEO signed the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion pledge, and it supports ESG within its business practices. KLA pledged $1 million to the Black Lives Matter organization and related causes. However, KLA has not used its lobbying to support ideological causes or groups hostile to freedom of expression. The company is a bronze partner of PFLAG. For these reasons, KLA receives a Medium Risk rating.

Shareholder Proposals

Expand Summary

ESG Category
Summary of ResolutionMgmt RecTotal Vote % in Favor
11/2/22EnvironmentalAs You SowReport on GHG Emissions and Compliance with Paris AgreementAgainst25.50%
Generate Reports