Weather watch: Four sectors feeling the force of nature

  • Extreme weather is already having meaningful effects on corporate operations, balance sheets and revenues.

  • With flooding, storms and extreme heat becoming more frequent and severe, the weather looks poised to play an even more prominent role among investment considerations.

  • Utilities, insurers, tourism and logistics are among the sectors where our investment professionals have recently considered the effects of extreme weather.

  • Across sectors, the disruptive effect of droughts on supply chains is something investors should keep an eye on in 2024 and beyond. 

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