SOURCE: Institutional Investor

Institutional Investor

November 04, 2014 06:15 ET

Polaris Industries Once Again Tops List of Minnesota's Most Honored Companies in Institutional Investor's All-America Executive Team Ranking

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2014) - Off-road vehicle manufacturer Polaris Industries claims seven top-ranked positions in the 2015 All-America Executive Team survey, Institutional Investor's annual poll of investors and sell-side analysts regarding America's top executives, IR professionals and IR programs.

The company's CEO Scott Wine, CFO Michael Malone, IR Professional Richard Edwards and its IR program each claimed at least one published spot, placing Polaris among a select group of Most Honored Companies.

The rest of Minnesota's Most Honored Companies are:

  • Ecolab - Chemicals
  • U.S. Bancorp - Banks/Large-Cap

Other Minnesota-based companies receiving strong marks include: 3M Co., Best Buy Co., Buffalo Wild Wings, General Mills, Stratasys and UnitedHealth Group.

The 2015 All-America Executive Team is based on the votes of 1,253 portfolio managers and analysts from buy-side investment firms and 1,013 analysts from sell-side firms. An in-depth feature article profiling the 2015 All-America Executive team will be published in the December/January issue of Institutional Investor magazine as well as online at

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