Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure


Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure

The following information is furnished to Regulation FD.

Emerson 3-Month Orders

(Percentage change versus prior year; trailing 3-month averages, excluding acquisitions and divestitures, including currency translation)

February '18

March '18

April '18

Automation Solutions

10 to 15

10 to 15

Commercial & Residential Solutions

0 to 5

0 to 5

Total Emerson

5 to 10

5 to 10

April 2018 Orders Comments

Emerson trailing three-month orders increased in the range of 5 to 10 percent. Underlying orders growth remained in the 5 to 10 percent range communicated at our annual Investor Conference in February, as demand trends were consistent with those discussed at the conference. Access to the conference presentation materials and a replay of the webcast is available atwww.emerson.com/financial.

Upcoming Investor Events

Today at 10:45 a.m. ET, Emerson Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Farr will present at the Electrical Products Group Conference in Longboat Key, Florida. The presentation will not be webcast, but the presentation materials will be posted at that time on Emerson's website www.emerson.com/financial.

Forward-Looking and Cautionary Statements

Statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K that are not strictly historical may be “forward-looking” statements, which involve risks and uncertainties, and Emerson undertakes no obligation to update any such statements to reflect later developments. These risks and uncertainties include economic and currency conditions, market demand, pricing, protection of intellectual property, and competitive and technological factors, and the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, among others, as set forth in the Company's most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent reports filed with the SEC. Underlying orders discussed herein exclude the impact of currency translation.

About Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

Emerson Electric Co. is a diversified global manufacturing company, which provides solutions to customers by bringing technology and engineering together in the industrial, commercial and consumer markets around the world. The Company operates through four segments based on the nature of the products and services rendered: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Climate Technologies and Commercial & Residential Solutions. The Company’s principal production operations are electronics assembly, metal stamping, forming, casting, machining, welding, plating, heat treating, painting and assembly. In addition, the Company uses specialized production operations, including automatic and semiautomatic testing, automated material handling and storage, ferrous and nonferrous machining, and special furnaces for heat treating and foundry applications. The Company provides measurement, control and diagnostic technologies for automated industrial processes.