February 29, 2024
Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) This autumn 2023 Earnings Convention Name January 30, 2024 11:00 AM ET

Firm Individuals

Christopher Knutson – EVP, Company Controller

Mark Sheahan – President, CEO and Director

David Lowe – CFO and Treasurer

Convention Name Individuals

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. If you happen to want to entry a replay for this name, you could achieve this by visiting the corporate’s web site at www.graco.com. Graco has extra data accessible within the PowerPoint slide presentation, which is on the market as a part of the webcast participant.

On the request of the corporate, we are going to open the convention up for questions-and-answers after the opening remarks from administration. Throughout this name, varied 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 Non-public Securities Litigation Reform Act. Precise outcomes might differ materially from these indicated on account of the varied threat components, 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 reviews 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 replicate administration’s present views and communicate solely as of the time they’re made. The corporate undertakes no obligation to replace these statements in mild of latest data or future occasions.

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

Christopher Knutson

Good morning everybody, and thanks