The global consumer industry experienced a 70% drop in company filings mentions of corporate governance in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Diageo with 90% year-on-year increase, according to GlobalDataâ€™s analysis of over 451 consumer company filings. GlobalData’s Consumer: Filings Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report delves into earnings call transcripts and quarterly reports within the consumer industry, extracting trends, signals, and comparative data to help businesses assess their performance, identify competitive intelligence, evaluate risks, and gain a comprehensive understanding of key industry events. Buy the report here.
Notably, corporate governance was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q3 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of cyber insurance and social, according to GlobalData.
Of the top leading companies in the consumer industry, Diageo had the greatest increase in references for corporate governance in Q3 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 624 corporate governance-related sentences in the company's filings - 5% of all sentences - and an increase of 90% in Q3 2023 compared with Q3 2022. Dabur Indiaâ€™s mentions of corporate governance rose by 31% to 245 and Unicharmâ€™s by 1343% to 202 and LG Electronicsâ€™s by 6% to 124 and PepsiCoâ€™s by 25% to 72.
GlobalDataâ€™s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for corporate governance in Q3 2023 was 100.
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