Performance Measure Sample Clauses


Performance Measure. The Performance Measure is a comparison of the percentile ranking of the Corporation’s total stockholder return (stock price appreciation plus dividends as calculated pursuant to Section 5 below) as compared to the total stockholder return performance of a selected peer group of companies as specified in the Performance Schedule contained in the Addendum.


Performance Measure for any fiscal year means one or more financial measures, as determined by the Committee. The Committee shall provide how the Performance Measure will be adjusted, if at all, as a result of extraordinary events or circumstances, as determined by the Committee, or to exclude the effects of extraordinary, unusual, or non-recurring items; changes in applicable laws, regulations, or accounting principles; currency fluctuations; discontinued operations; non-cash items, such as amortization, depreciation, or reserves; asset impairment; or any recapitalization, restructuring, reorganization, merger, acquisition, divestiture, consolidation, spin-off, split-up, combination, liquidation, dissolution, sale of assets, or other similar corporation transaction.

Performance Measure. The number of Performance Shares earned at the end of the three-year Performance Period will vary depending on the degree to which cumulative adjusted earnings per share performance goals for the Performance Period, as established by the Committee, are met.

Performance Measure. If this Award is subject to a Performance Measure (as defined herein), the Shares subject to this Award shall be issued and distributed only if the Units have vested in accordance with Section 1(a) and the Compensation Committee has certified the attainment of the Performance Measure with respect to all or any portion thereof; it being understood that if vesting of the Units is accelerated pursuant to Sections 1(c)(y) or 3(a)(ii) hereof, such vested Units shall remain subject to the attainment of the Performance Measure and no Shares shall be issued and distributed in respect of such Units unless and until the Compensation Committee has certified that the Performance Measure has been attained. If such Performance Measure remains in effect and the Compensation Committee certifies that it has not been attained with respect to all or any portion of the Units (including any Units that have vested pursuant to Sections 1(c)(y) or 3(a)(ii) hereof), this Award shall terminate immediately and be of no further force or effect with respect to all of the Units or such portion thereof, as applicable.

Performance Measure. The Grantee's right to receive all, any portion of, or more than, the Target Performance Shares will be contingent upon the achievement of specified levels of performance of the Company's total stockholder return (including reinvestment of dividends) relative to the performance of the Dow Jones U.S. Construction and Materials Index (“Total Stockholder Return”), as set forth in the Statement of Performance Goals and will be measured over the period from December 1, 2012 through December 31, 2015 (the “Performance Period”).

Performance Measure. For the 2006-2008 Performance Period, the performance measure will be three-year cumulative Economic Profit. The Compensation Committee retains discretion in calculating actual performance to exclude the impact of extraordinary and/or non-recurring items deemed not reflective of the Company’s core operating performance. Such non-recurring items may include, but are not limited to, exogenous events, acquisitions, divestitures, changes in accounting principles, or “extraordinary items” determined under generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Performance Measure. Increase in Book Value Per Share, as set forth in Section 3 below.


Performance Measure. Performance Measure means with respect to the Company or an Affiliate: (i) return on equity, (ii) total earnings, (iii) earnings growth, (iv) return on capital, (v) return on capital employed, (vi) Fair Market Value, (vii) appreciation in Fair Market Value, (viii) capital raised in the sale of common equity, (ix) net interest margin, (x) comparison of Common Stock performance with market indices or peer groups, (xi) earnings per share, (xii) dividends per share, (xiii) income from continuing operations or core earnings, i.e., net interest income less direct operating expenses and general and administrative expenses but disregarding items specified by the Committee (e.g., items related to discontinued operations, extraordinary items, non-recurring items, the effects of changes in tax laws or regulations or changes in applicable accounting standards), (xiv) assets under management (with or without leverage limitations prescribed by the Committee), (xv) book value per share of Common Stock or growth in book value per share of Common Stock or (xvi) maintenance of book value per share of Common Stock.

Performance Measure. The Grantee’s right to receive all, any portion of, or more than, the Target Performance Shares will be contingent upon the achievement of specified levels of Total Shareholder Return Relative to Peers (“TSR Relative to Peers”), as set forth in the Statement of Performance Goals. The achievement of the levels of TSR Relative to Peers will be measured over the following periods (each, a “Performance Period” and, collectively, the “Performance Periods”):

Performance Measure shall have the same meaning as set forth in the PfR Plan.