The global construction industry experienced a 51% drop in company filings mentions of artificial intelligence in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by ABB with 77% year-on-year decrease, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 199 construction company filings. GlobalData’s Construction: Filings Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report delves into earnings call transcripts and quarterly reports within the construction 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, artificial intelligence was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q3 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of niche tourism and personalization, according to GlobalData.
Of the top leading companies in the construction industry, ABB had the greatest increase in references for artificial intelligence in Q3 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 13 artificial intelligence-related sentences in the company's filings - 2% of all sentences - and a decrease of 77% in Q3 2023 compared with Q3 2022. Stanley Black & Decker’s mentions of artificial intelligence rose by 300% to 4 and Honeywell International’s by 50% to 2 and Deere & Co’s by 50% to 1.
GlobalData’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 artificial intelligence in Q3 2023 was 111.
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