NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) announced today that it has been named to the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the fourth consecutive year. Kimco remains the sole retail property owner on the index.
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) include the world's leading sustainable companies based on an evaluation of over 100 economic and environmental, social and governance factors. The DJSI is the longest-running global sustainability benchmark and is considered a leading authority for investors tracking the financial performance of corporate sustainability leaders in their respective industries.
“Our DJSI listing speaks to the great strides we have made in our corporate responsibility program since its launch in 2011,” said Conor Flynn, Kimco’s Chief Executive Officer. “We continue to strive for progress in our unwavering commitment to sustainability, and we are hopeful that our efforts in this important area will help move the industry forward.”
Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) headquartered in New Hyde Park, N.Y., that is one of North America’s largest publicly traded owners and operators of open-air shopping centers. As of June 30, 2018, the company owned interests in 460 U.S. shopping centers comprising 79 million square feet of leasable space primarily concentrated in the top major metropolitan markets. Publicly traded on the NYSE since 1991, and included in the S&P 500 Index, the company has specialized in shopping center acquisitions, development and management for 60 years. For further information, please visit www.kimcorealty.com, the company’s blog at blog.kimcorealty.com, or follow Kimco on Twitter at www.twitter.com/kimcorealty.
The company announces material information to its investors using the company’s investor relations website (investors.kimcorealty.com), SEC filings, press releases, public conference calls, and webcasts. The company also uses social media to communicate with its investors and the public, and the information the company posts on social media may be deemed material information. Therefore, the company encourages investors, the media, and others interested in the company to review the information that it posts on the company’s blog (blog.kimcorealty.com) and social media channels, including Facebook (www.facebook.com/kimcorealty), Twitter (www.twitter.com/kimcorealty), YouTube (www.youtube.com/kimcorealty) and LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com/company/kimco-realty-corporation). The list of social media channels that the company uses may be updated on its investor relations website from time to time.