The global automotive industry experienced a 21% drop in company filings mentions of batteries in Q4 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Ford Motor with 87% year-on-year increase, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 147 automotive company filings. GlobalData’s Automotive: Filings Trends & Signals Q4 2023 report delves into earnings call transcripts and quarterly reports within the automotive 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.

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Notably, batteries was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q4 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of cryptocurrencies and digital media, according to GlobalData.

Of the top leading companies in the automotive industry, Ford Motor had the greatest increase in references for batteries in Q4 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 43 batteries-related sentences in the company's filings - 4% of all sentences - and an increase of 87% in Q4 2023 compared with Q4 2022. General Motors’s mentions of batteries rose by 108% to 25 and Nio’s by 100% to 22 and Volkswagen’s by 52% to 16 and Rivian Automotive’s by 18% to 14.

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 batteries in Q4 2023 was 79.

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This content was updated on 8 January 2024

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