Investors have a new way to look past the hype on a typical earnings call. Natural language processing (NLP) and sentiment analysis can help investors uncover subliminal indications of confidence — or lack thereof about your company’s future performance.

CEOs, CFOs and investor relations officers must stay ahead of these advanced technologies, which means adjusting their messaging and delivery during earnings calls to effectively communicate corporate performance and avoid any negative consequences.

Finance leaders can use our guide to understand:

  • How NLP and sentiment analysis work 

  • How investors use the outputs of these analyses 

  • Indicators of deception/hidden sentiment on earnings calls