AVERY DENNISON CORPORATION (NYSE:AVY) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial ConditionItem 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
Avery Dennison Corporation’s (the “Company’s”) press release, dated April 26, 2017, regarding the Company’s preliminary, unaudited financial results for first quarter 2017 and updated guidance for the 2017 fiscal year, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is being furnished (not filed) with this Form 8-K.
The Company’s supplemental presentation materials, dated April 26, 2017, regarding the Company’s preliminary, unaudited financial review and analysis for first quarter 2017 and updated guidance for the 2017 fiscal year, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and is being furnished (not filed) with this Form 8-K. The press release and presentation materials are also available on the Company’s website at www.investors.averydennison.com.
The Company will discuss its preliminary, unaudited financial results during a webcast and teleconference today, April 26, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. ET. To access the webcast and teleconference, please go to the Company’s website at www.investors.averydennison.com.
Section 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press release, dated April 26, 2017, regarding the Company’s preliminary, unaudited first quarter 2017 financial results.
99.2 Supplemental presentation materials, dated April 26, 2017, regarding the Company’s preliminary, unaudited financial review and analysis for first quarter 2017.
“Safe Harbor” Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
Certain statements contained in this report on Form 8-K and in Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 are forward-looking statements intended to qualify for the safe harbor from liability established by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements, and financial or other business targets, are subject to certain risks and uncertainties. Actual results and trends may differ materially from historical or anticipated results depending on a variety of factors, including but not limited to risks and uncertainties relating to the following: fluctuations in demand affecting sales to customers; worldwide and local economic conditions; changes in political conditions; changes in governmental laws and regulations; fluctuations in currency exchange rates and other risks associated with foreign operations, including in emerging markets; the financial condition and inventory strategies of customers; changes in customer preferences; fluctuations in cost and availability of raw materials; the Company’s ability to generate sustained productivity improvement; the Company’s ability to achieve and sustain targeted cost reductions; the impact of competitive products and pricing; loss of significant contracts or customers; collection of receivables from customers; selling prices; business mix shift; execution and integration of acquisitions and completion of potential dispositions; timely development and market acceptance of new products, including sustainable or sustainably-sourced products; investment in development activities and new production facilities; amounts of future dividends and share repurchases; customer and supplier concentrations; successful implementation of new manufacturing technologies and installation of manufacturing equipment; disruptions in information technology systems, including cyber-attacks or other intrusions to network security; successful installation of new or upgraded information technology systems; data security breaches; volatility of financial markets; impairment of capitalized assets, including goodwill and other intangibles; credit risks; the Company’s ability to obtain adequate financing arrangements and maintain access to capital; fluctuations in interest and tax rates; changes in tax laws and regulations, and uncertainties associated with interpretations of such laws and regulations; outcome of tax audits; fluctuations in pension, insurance, and employee benefit costs; the impact of legal and regulatory proceedings, including with respect to environmental, health and safety; protection and infringement of intellectual property; the impact of epidemiological events on the economy and the Company’s customers and suppliers; acts of war, terrorism, and natural disasters; and other factors.