February 20, 2024
Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) This autumn 2023 Earnings Convention Name January 30, 2024 11:00 AM ET

Firm Contributors

Christopher Knutson – EVP, Company Controller

Mark Sheahan – President, CEO and Director

David Lowe – CFO and Treasurer

Convention Name Contributors

Deane Dray – RBC Capital Markets

Michael Halloran – Baird

Saree Boroditsky – Jefferies

Joe Ritchie – Goldman Sachs

Jeff Hammond – KeyBanc Capital Markets

Matt Summerville – D.A. Davidson

Andrew Buscaglia – BNP

Operator

Good morning, and welcome to the Fourth Quarter Convention Name for Graco Inc. Should you want to entry a replay for this name, chances are you’ll accomplish that by visiting the corporate’s web site at www.graco.com. Graco has extra data obtainable within the PowerPoint slide presentation, which is on the market as a part of the webcast participant.

On the request of the corporate, we’ll open the convention up for questions-and-answers after the opening remarks from administration. Throughout this name, numerous remarks could also be made by administration about their expectations, plans and prospects for future. These remarks represent forward-looking statements for the aim of the secure harbor provision of the Personal Securities Litigation Reform Act. Precise outcomes could differ materially from these indicated on account of the assorted threat elements, together with these recognized in Merchandise 1A of the corporate’s 2022 Annual Report on the Type 10-Okay and Merchandise 1A of the corporate’s most up-to-date quarterly report on Type 10-Q. These experiences can be found on the corporate’s web site at www.graco.com and the SEC’s web site at www.sec.gov. Ahead-looking statements mirror administration’s present views and communicate solely as of the time they’re made. The corporate undertakes no obligation to replace these statements in gentle of recent data or future occasions.

I’ll now flip the convention over to Chris Knutson, Government Vice President, Company Controller.

Christopher Knutson

Good morning everybody, and thanks