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ST Sensata Technologies Holding

Participants
Jacob Sayer Vice President of Finance
Jeff Cote CEO and President
Paul Vasington CFO
Paul Chawla EVP, Automotive Business
Vineet Nargolwala EVP, Industrial, HVR & Aerospace businesses
Wamsi Mohan Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Samik Chatterjee JPMorgan
Craig Hettenbach Morgan Stanley
Amit Daryanani Evercore
Mark Delaney Goldman Sachs
Shawn Harrison Loop Capital
Deepa Raghavan Wells Fargo
Matt Sheerin Stifel
Joe Spak RBC Capital Markets
Brian Johnson Barclays
David Kelley Jefferies
Joe Giordano Cowen
Jim Suva Citi Investment
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Operator

Good morning and welcome to the Sensata Technologies’ Q1 2020 Earnings Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. [Operator Instructions] After today’s presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. [Operator Instructions] Please note this event is being recorded.

I would now like to turn the conference over to Mr. of President Vice Sayer, Finance. Jacob Please, go ahead.

Jacob Sayer

Keith. welcome you you, call. And XXXX good to like I’d everyone. to conference morning, earnings Thank Sensata’s quarter first

me Sensata’s Jeff Paul Joining Sensata’s call President; Vasington, Officer. and and Cote, Financial Chief today’s on CEO are

Chawla, Paul Q&A. Industrial, and provide our of our and additional available to Aerospace businesses, market-specific by Vineet joined Automotive EVP during Nargolwala, also EVP We’re be insights of HVR Business who will

a from today, addition presentation to this release earnings conference will The during slide In Relations referencing call. we issued today’s we presentation be earlier could Sensata’s the PDF website. of be Investor downloaded

a We post conclusion of webcast call. replay will shortly after the of today’s today’s

reference Before statement Safe Harbor two. we to on begin, I’d Sensata’s like slide

make of events the forward-looking statements During company of the the risks course regarding financial or will this and performance involve we conference certain that uncertainties. future call,

from discussed results Factors to, but actual those differ that may as as forms other subsequent cause well company’s are these might statements. SEC The described include, filings. in and XX-Q differences materially in XX-K, such limited our not projections

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its the measures provides of in the release and XX are uses earnings details our in management and the operating our of included slides presentation, presentation. financial to which to GAAP The webcast are Reconciliation evaluate of income primary XX company measures non-GAAP our business. on segment

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Paul we describe our detailed provide that performance - into will our to insight model the use businesses. financial future then indicators our and economic estimate cover leading of

then will prepared We your take after remarks. our questions

turn call and President, CEO Now, Jeff over the to like I’d to Cote. Sensata’

Jeff Cote

Jacob. you, Thank

As you foremost customer COVID-XX we flexibility. enabling recognize and wide safety see to range that took the needs global impact slide on to this four of month, while can we earlier you and also ensure shared the to financial our design of our employees, serve across early, and first with of our critical and health a organization us enhance steps

this so as position actions serve worldwide from stronger communities. to shareholders, better disruption, we employees, Sensata even emerge well These can customers, our our as

agencies local, countries, many state, and moved measures of health quickly help COVID-XX. protect spread federal to with employees Working and in implement the minimize government we to

facilities, central sanitizing facilities, remote leave providing instituting actions mandating possible. our high staggering as checks times, much At health implementing included workforce, paid distancing work for as employees, these our for a work level safe at our affected

given how stepping work our able normal. the that While our it’s our I and are us from for especially doing challenge recognize report up am teams to to from adapting are colleagues, the learn work of some all not to been a new of that to we home. pleased to so, importance remotely of employees

shelter for manufacturing of working have we and closed By businesses. our As have and we I speak closures sustained issued are manufacturing have today Governments locations, most authorities in in open, demand after levels. deemed operate, orders essential. facilities facilities place been in adjusted jurisdictions certain brief our with production where non-essential

We manufacture for defense, critical transportation, and essential equipment. products an as industries such medical

crisis. operating keep we that important is it this So during

enhance have taken position, strong our a financial and financial in we steps We’re to flexibility.

ramping are Implemented for our expenses reductions and management furloughs. certain down expected salary employee demand. quarter, lowered in through reductions in line spending the second have operating in production market end with and We facilities discretionary

have are senior we second we management I a cash taking XX% $X, reduction pay are pay, all reduced taking of our furloughs compensation seeking of quarter, the in salary reduction and a am For portion are a the and XX%, members from director’s similar of indirect by employees. through - all non-employee in

quarter. are have We total program. facility position, on suspended and reducing expenditures, very our billion temporarily in than the our share managing revolving our drew at cash capital beginning working We of our more credit enhance $X.X capital down And second we carefully. buyback the to

impact clear. visibility our withdrew are our this future also will for early to less the tracking crisis leading guidance economic of became financial we estimate discuss year revenue into Paul, fiscal April, as We shortly. XXXX in indicators

a times, our Throughout to be to and they unprecedented disruption. reliable customers, strong too we’ve proven face partner ourselves and uncertainty as these

We in to discuss will detail initiatives make our key are and on Electrification, more Smart & continuing Connected progress which I around momentarily.

yet We ourselves areas still investing opportunities. have in to environment, good growth rightsizing long-term significant that of proven organization as offer the our stewards capital,

We global have our supply flexible structure, and times. the integrity cost under the difficult chain demonstrated of most

and our continue All confidence strategic of us gives to our execute. to this ability direction in

The central. on And this our continued during focus market unprecedented our aggressively managing operations, we strategic are environment. remains direction

global the communities, slide our especially around our customers, we shown partners, in on suppliers, escalating As world. the which COVID-XX, and operate of worldwide as rapidly entire the adversely the employees, impacts economy, five, affected industry,

of so responded in entire base is concern, proud protect our this first The the them, we’re and wellbeing organization from doing and and our ways. can has spread extraordinary to crisis, locally our we of to the how employee health virus. everything globally I’m of

is GDP, as we which in shut extraordinary X.X% China This businesses. since decline first GDP in in of quarter the of reported the the examples include, Some Chinese the keeping record year-over-year in government a began decline first currently quarterly operate times, XXXX.

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for we to accelerate XX% spread came global of second quarter. for the and the automotive released COVID-XX production the to According later data production is expect in second response the slowdown quarter first to the quarter year-over-year. forecasted decline, Given to the latest by this the in that US, IHS, Europe

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In addition, for substantial GDP QX, Global is end-markets. will other in our predicted a decline impact which

strategic Despite significant these demonstrated our outgrowth delivered challenges progress first on We declines. Sensata for year. the the in substantial has despite market end-market quarter, goals

of to the continuing opportunities in we’ll drive are that this were invest new company. for win We through and period disruption long-growth business once

for XXXX. revenues of of lower. which substantially Now And volumes organic Overall let decline quarter revenue me reported the discuss we our performance were $XXX.X end-market million, of first in XX.X%. by represented

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business Our of growth, regulations. by post than better of a China expected NSX content continued truck strong emissions driven performance, on-road as to result the adoption

revenue organically Industrial quarter aerospace first XXXX. and the other of for XX.X% declined

declined market of aerospace and Our decline. X% continued with growth organically X% grounding business content offsetting roughly production flights, a reduced the

declines market pandemic more related global XX.X% declined Our industrial than slowdown driven and industrial businesses by XX% shutdowns a extended in of approximately from China of organically, XX%.

quarter. driven quarter. declined of the was automotive decline posted end-market organic market business This the in China an in primarily XX.X% automotive first XX% an XX%. decline by Our The of

significant of auto decline. offset strong content to since growth However, portion this a helped

we customers As facilities declines North see reopen, we plants XXX in substantial meaningful and to businesses, to of up expect for points recovery. closing begin posted linked our market region, European and last basis production revenue weeks this automotive of outgrowth. ramps our still In two Globally the to quarter. saw American the we

inventory In reopening saw their We they ensure the during estimate expect plants inventory this to supply could approximately build, and would unwind growth from we when coming basis we in OEMs build part points and China ramping coming addition, to have in that be primarily in of quarters. XXX that the quarter, production. this

our well underlying equipment. competitive the our significant first strong the our Sensata efficient, outgrowth the solutions in on sensor-rich is in more electrified as as in connected cleaner slide all of as revenue growth shown end-markets, Despite relative challenges high seven we and position quarter, serves for subsystems, to segments end-markets. end-markets and delivered

new continue years to are and enable We we pace that achieve growth us significant to business recent outgrow to underlying have wins in a end-market on secular secured production.

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we Despite aerospace. to vehicle headwinds, end-market serve in relative the significant continue basis XXX of market quarter automotive and points heavy and that XXX XXX end-markets first outgrowth in the points basis basis off posting outgrowth current road points to in demonstrate we

with is the in in local regulations at China, and Similar of adoption are new regulations The OEMs. in emissions. content these us BSX driving EUX India significant NSX for automotive reducing to in Europe, regulations aimed emissions HVOR

installing include North are control well. more exhaust To Europe systems and Similar temperature driving meet and these advanced OEMs regulations market regions that in as our strong pressure in America differential trends sensors. these outgrowth high are

to are making megatrends slide on we want initiatives. to in I Moving progress eight, updates some share our key

and believe diversification, competitive these to market growth advantages provide continue trends our We as investments these increase transform important our our world. long-term will rate, further

we slowing investments Despite meaningfully that no these the of see evidence are COVID-XX, in impact areas. customers their

new & area closed Connected over to business customers new our business being $XX This with within further vehicle total we and network QX, million a $XX with During $XX sensing the of quoted. Smart brings million initiative. million for solutions

leading maintenance within than North them We’re far works trucks active our more trailers of costs. pilots results with of and fleets our X information environments, vehicle in & downtime demonstrate capturing world’s on with Smart world and fleet so some reducing that data real mission-critical Connected the and solution four in and providing Initial customers’ readiness of million very well testing miles America, proof-of-concepts managers. on

such we Electrification as are for and those critical as other equipment, solutions include the battery vehicles, stations. provide, electric applications products and hybrid On we expanding as we well charging electric front, for the

QX million Electrification. the During new $XX closed of in wins business in area we

position, penetration, opportunity thermal gradually offerings. contactor, runaway Our represents it - our sensing as management, an increased and increases for voltage high Electrification its e-motor thermal

our of disconnect into Electrification offerings voltage fast acquisition contactors GIGAVAC devices. high The expanded and

establishing challenging levels. premium quickly for the standard current the applications high as premium standard ourselves equipment, with are most the We - particularly for

efficient to a first production highly high production the voltage growth contactors facilitate line. Mexico began with new we in During quarter, Aguascalientes, of

We diversification for our these demonstrated are long-term against market new progress as two which offer significant initiatives, well pleased as with Sensata. opportunities important

XXXX turn after like quarter review to summary and to leading economic the indicators track, Paul? detail now to our I we some call which over Paul will provide first results in comments. that more I’d describe to

Paul Vasington

X.X%. on of XX.X% decrease Changes first a first $XXX.X by in Key quarter you, of currency Thank million, for slide Jeff. from as highlights XX XXXX. shown the decreased revenue the of foreign include, revenues quarter

of largely organic XX.X% impact impact of pandemic. the currency, the revenue foreign to Excluding COVID-XX declined the due

operating quarter altogether income of align declining $XXX.X ability restrictions, manufacturing market million, our elevated from demand. lower to the revenues, limited significantly first to to end cost local costs which and to capacity, at of employees, Adjusted XXXX, headwinds facilities safeguard was lower running due to decrease a XX.X% our our our compared government productivity the primarily

development retain megatrend to costs Higher as talent design growth new offset programs, compensation mostly and and well spend year. wins savings actions business taken were on Sensata from repositioning last top execute by as higher

adjusted better income $X.XX XX.X%, of slightly first first quarter XXXX. net compared EPS compared decrease than income, the prior a decline of of was Adjusted to was quarter, decrease repurchases. a Adjusted the share to $XX.X quarter in the XX.X% million, benefit the year and net in of

to performance on in the decrease of Performance to slide XX. first our quarter of revenue last with XX.X% I’d of the I reported a two business Performance $XXX.X quarter quarter XXXX, Now first segments of compared comment sensing in start year. will million the Sensing the on same like XXXX. of business

negative revenue Sensing the foreign decline of organic X.X%, from Performance XX.X%. currency Excluding impact an of reported

Automotive organic by reported, XX.X% end in the revenue its decline but an business XXX Our first market outpaced basis quarter, of points.

regions. major In addition, each in organic declined of geographic our three revenue

content primarily, road business points, decline of market on regulations. the driven XX.X% the truck but Our to adoption end revenue outpaced and sharp quarter, HVOR its China emission our growth by an XXX reported by first of due NSX organic basis in business

a quarter, XXXX, last same Performance was a as of XX of profit revenue quarter points of to XX.X% last compared Sensing the operating the percent quarter $XXX.X first Performance in XX.X%, the decline same in as Sensing was of income million for a basis the first quarter year. year. decrease

savings megatrend segment wins was by and to operating and The revenues, decline offset operating lower year. capacity and in actions business new significantly manufacturing in facilities somewhat income driven execute our by growth repositioning programs higher lower development primarily last design effort taken

quarter a Sensing compared first quarter of XXXX, to shown million decrease XX.X% XX, As the year. revenues in the of slide same on Solutions of reported as $XXX.X last

negative Sensing the X.X%, XX.X%. impact of declined currency Excluding organic from Solutions foreign revenue

industrial producing delays XXX growth in organically markets above Revenue our our in in end as aerospace declined market, organically in quarter, in business X% XX%. and first quarter, declined a declined Revenue declined business XX.X% basis production the end which first aftermarket. its OEM points of weaker the X.X%, industrial

income decrease XX.X% percentage first points for in quarter, of of quarter Sensing as in the of $XX.X quarter a a the Sensing of was million Solutions the profit, last same year. was operating revenue XXX XX.X% last quarter first the decline Solutions from basis XXXX, a year. same

unfavorable mix restructuring taken and primarily revenues, was The significantly due decline to by operating segment from savings facilities manufacturing at operating last capacity offset year. somewhat actions lower lower in product income

costs in related judgment, income XXXX, a $XX.X appeal. segment not operating intend which includes the $XX.X we first Corporate litigation an of intellectual and million loss were included quarter to in which other property million to

to Higher same compensation to costs as our other to retain corporate the compared quarter costs, the and attributed expenses down, last top higher higher year. and and administrative set

costs to back non-GAAP Excluding results. due $XX.X higher an added administrative quarter Corporate first primarily year, the in quarter were XXXX, our in XX compensation million in same and of last costs. other million, charges increase the to of

basis GAAP gross XX.X%, profit same XXX quarter year Slide XX to results. to as to million. XX.X%. $XXX.X Adjusted first shows The compared points quarter declined last Sensata’s gross the margins XXXX declined

gross at ability align were primarily our running limited in employees, to to cost demand. margin cost and profit government decline due our to our restrictions, safeguard lower productivity from capacity, and manufacturing significantly headwinds revenues, decline facilities elevated to which in local lower altogether The market our

electrification. megatrend increase areas We wins development execute design growth and with new to programs, smart spend primarily business continue connected, to on and

actions investment, as in to savings rates. changes due R&D were foreign exchange to from down and costs the Despite the same X.X%, repositioning higher year, last compared quarter favorable

million, to the compensation $X.X increase. talent the Higher quarter costs, the retain increase last primary or a or incentive in year, was X.X% to compared SG&A top same driver of as

income prior down As quarter. to XX.X% result a operating adjusted compared year the was

as $X.XX first the increased EPS compared a prior rate adjusted to tax Our tax XX.X% to of profit finally as points, adjusted basis was present the $X.XX before And XXX primarily year, due compared down or jurisdictional XXXX. profit to mix. quarter,

types we are during revenue. relative portion XX, of a that slide The majority cost financial On provide in nature. productivity rate continuous and for of improvements. reduced up span, our costs our These the product XXXX and direct The material make scale is costs data, breakdown structure their variable net and sized purchases power with of cost largest by to types through which are revenue operating and supplies. labor directly wages, design

some variable as These and the revenue operating specific outcome. items utilities. management to enterprise but drive costs salaries extent leases services Private and action of primarily with in comprised nature, indirect and systems. more Some costs, to and include costs outside spend, this of These such to depreciation, are are facility our and support licensing structural related more costs scale benefits. require

protect the our higher rapid quarter XXXX, and the from employees. we normal, actions margins and decremental the In manage COVID-XX ability to than restricted costs first our to our our decline align saw operation to of our and pandemic demand limited as

direct us disrupted. Moreover, and despite locations, supply costs government dramatically to closures freight were pay required as chains mandates in labor to our certain continue logistics increased plant

our anticipated We’ve quarter of actions the revenue. lower costs number to taken second the into given strong reduce a going

the with XX% and employee regional furloughs base labor across indirect quarter have achieve reduced For to population. our country-specific for savings across implemented a similar and line example, managers we as in by roles during the salaries Jeff mentioned,

examining they We are prioritized also operating are ensure closely appropriately. all our of to costs

to We actions $XX savings expect quarter. these in million to cost million generate second during approximately the $XX

and expense, note It’s as operating total depreciation X% such to compensation. costs amortization of also important that expense non-cash, approximately are our equity

while actively we we’re short, we to invest facing all the to in structure of impact continuing our for value manage of the and stakeholders. are challenges our and and declines business the future, anticipating, to our managing cost create In increasing and experiencing operating end-market our people, are

net X.X ability X.X steadily manage sheet. its $X.X generation XXXX reflecting down Slide and down and effective our strong to revolving net at of XX balance which from deployment. times declined today, demonstrates the billion on end capital leverage the drawn has leverage Sensata’s Having ratio, from to line we on $XXX quarter second our cash of with credit million X, the enter April in cash

our when to of and unsecured position and our buffer not the liquidity to covenants maturity becomes XXXX are market until substantial we through our the leveraged is $XXX note outstanding adapt have debt and We first confident to debt million Consequently manage and due. agreements, environment. our current our the ability about October

was quarter first or flow of of XX% the adjusted net which is last to income year. same quarter the XX% cash net Free adjusted in when improvement income, $XX compared dramatic million a during of XXXX

million $XXX for to reducing by are XXXX our financial the We capital to improve to $XXX year flexibility. expenditures $XX million full further million

As announced our uncertain COVID-XX guidance with we earlier our the remains year month, of negative this the a changing on full impact highly pandemic unpredictable. and as business withdrawn have

first XXXX revenue be current of XXXX. the However, quarter down of of quarter demand, in second indicators for will based on likely the significantly

our future they that On future slide global products decline solutions. is automotive a automotive full second XX% for primary in and I assess for decline the on production source number quarter are of our to help we show XX, production. Currently year. and track demand for information a XX% economic predicting indicators IHS the

get communicate in auto our customers North view market. demand and with on closures plant the future to expectations, week America our of which In influenced production addition, Each of we routinely track alignment strongly automotive million approximately has revenue to four five Sensata. estimate regions in down these to that weeks. production shut for $XX average line an worth We OEMs the second during will of quarter, auto and automotive Europe in their

heavy off-road to business, our LMC help use production vehicle and as future levels. us third-party forecasts various such from For we firms production understand

quarter, LMC is projecting rates. decline For second North A XX% the production in a Class America

serve, economic machinery, correlated for products. to we our markets form include industrial to are the HVR load view them demand evaluate factors, customers from and also inventory farm the and the of which gauge These statements indicators they strongly our freight and HVR believe customers health sales market. to We ratios, and indicators our our also features, ag construction in production, helped sectors, public permits, building crop of the large and

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expectations and for future defense our are of OEM passenger good flown and indicators aerospace, aerospace miles for products commercial services. For future demand aftermarket and production

lower In and and relating $XX production by revenue February, our operating expect of we XXXX. $XX million approximately will to by lower profit a the quarter in COVID-XX million demand our first

estimates experienced as predicted to a revenue both and twice in we Those of worldwide. as operating we what COVID-XX drop profit spread roughly proved of insufficient be

that needs levels of coming serve the efforts Until to and over to align a quarters, sense anticipate other demand good our our it to ensuring costs, develop our profit, able that we customers. the With employees to metrics. we difficult have we will of continue revenue, and for our are protect is to while operating future said, levels project normalize accurately we financial demand,

we operating comments are in times. Jeff’s echo unprecedented that I’ll closing, In

have has fortunate and this organization, that our to meet crisis we as We’re employees the challenges that are presented. an healthy risen

financial from financial currently emerges of guidance a all are provide we While working for to we comprehensive more time the XXXX, position. cannot this in stronger diligently Sensata ensure remainder

Jeff I’ll turn remarks. for summary to call the back

Jeff Cote

Paul. you, Thank

want few on Q&A, messages to I XX. that wrap-up turning Before with key show slide I a to

continue our our are opportunities. We of critical that actively against customers to and end against all prioritize and markets changing balanced ensure monitor to resources forecast growth

customers. to protect match but only manufacturing We flows, demand are from adjusting our not to also employees,

year face. outgrowing into and conditions end highly outgrowth at we the We deliver confident this end remain have We effective ability market to been our matter markets, future. no our in what attractive

which performance continue to We resilient model. financial solid demonstrates deliver Sensata’s cash flow

to we initiatives. in progress and investments mega We our growth excellent plan other continue trends are making front. on And this

provide to through market continue And believe the lastly, further M&A. creating bolt-on overall to opportunities may that strengthen value environment interesting our portfolio we

the remains priority health safety first Our our employees. and of

is stronger from position period long strong. our relationships will to We company. This as standing emerge allow our have with a of customers, us crisis financial this position

Now, I’d back like to turn call over to Jacob. the

Jacob Sayer

Thank you.

ask yourself number Given the please if do limit back to for to of and follow-ups you large permits. going the I’ll try then is roster. listeners each time one circle call. QA what on the to assemble we’re to question Keith, of

Operator

Yes, thank you.

first question-and-answer Bank [Operator We will question And Instructions] now session. Lynch. Wamsi Mohan from comes with America the begin Merrill the of

Wamsi Mohan

bit between versus a a changed if know and on comment maybe how morning. Yes. good little some that two cycles financial maybe Thank guys cycle the different. the can this peak or Sensata you, have Hey, you Jeff, little talk being you crisis, the I performance talk you you a in margin the decrementals little of trough about view contrast about can bit things

driving what’s know, you. You Thank that?

Jeff Cote

great Wamsi. the for That’s Thanks Yeah. question.

we’re market where different, more that from geographic, think we’re a end standpoint. diversified business, category both is product an I

we’re at So we important where area where ‘XX and from ‘XX. different that’s were an very

we leveraged than less obviously, much were in. ‘XX. ‘XX, We’re

equity-owned lot than sheet, of we have on debt were private today sure. we a and we IPO, fair our Before our had amount for a more balance

that areas which focus we cash the over costs to very our drive very flow business. overall capital true to profile. on terms business. our demonstrated quite continue variable also do low characteristics I very our a needed has applications, in in margin And we’ve amount are hard mission critical model, important. went the fixed of stayed to to are so have in think Paul we same similar cost the where still We are our of

us things this, the the cycle other around we’re is to of do to that allow commitments. a this that our where come market do out stronger the company to during will we think that. same To I area and need

question. I on my are one. those So that the appreciate thoughts

Operator

And next comes Chatterjee question JPMorgan. you. from with Thank Samik the

Samik Chatterjee

question. with this the market of for any for end Thanks there? taking given I to the material or slowdown launch that kind of wanted morning. disruption, plans what you of back the good check current having Hi, half my launch on but the is you understanding point, Jeff, seeing in impact are conditions cadence, at

time at other the talk some seeing same and kind of are to have? or follow of is same the you What ease path of the regulations about kind there And in rollback follow countries kind any to recovery? emission the US, likely impact will that

Jeff Cote

Well, level bit Great. in hit then bit this Chawla little Paul his the I’ll a customers. a give ask, one, a with I’ll terms he’s from ground high seeing what to commentary little of on

platforms. we’ve you direct the how what our to also least quarter around with first in of around in the for nature you of outgrowth. at terms to produced the would of That our year the and will at customers outgrowth should look first quarter, that, my in of prepared the launch I balance comments new suggest sort associated confidence continued

change We’re not very this. seeing confident. perspective on them feel continuing to their And we’re

regulation There some question any let, push emissions with you terms a of factors associated change I’ll push mentioned. may but be long Paul meaningful associated we’re term to with things collaborate that other three, inability month normally or outs not and the seeing the that address two folks or outs in Chawla they would, outlook. do

Paul Chawla

you, Paul Thank This Jeff. morning. Good is Chawla.

In had and pull in seeing on strong we happening. on in landscape major not are change carries any that still very us. correctly National QX the of for Jeff X said, said, China content As front we

in will the same the the their COX seeing are Europe, of We India pay. four the - BS-VI. have around potential despite And delays penalties discussions in of industry also to some

not launches we’re in content. delays, some or anything there’re though Even seeing

years, six electrification and normal. model still business is and we’re by vehicles seeing facelifts in area, Some could to pull two very be shifting strong But of especially platforms months. the

Samik Chatterjee

Great. Thank you.

Operator

Thank question Morgan Hettenbach Stanley. you. the comes with And next Craig from

Craig Hettenbach

that expect takes Understanding Yes. quarter. margin? not specific op a last the Anything terms you’d in but kind operating Thank XX.X% from guidance, in to at margin the puts think you. range kind and coming of adjustment of looking of adjusted about just you’re providing of us quarters

Jeff Cote

some great. you So, mind wouldn’t that, be hitting Paul Vasington, that’d on if points about

Paul Vasington

Sure.

big that’s we’ve our discretionary taking prepared pay what – fact QX we’re And the that think expenses, reduce we’re that’s making sorry cost point to structures I is through actions not I’m our any remarks in operating in and that in watching cuts, here made reducing spend the QX. the furloughs critical. to

forward, same to we to other achieve structure anticipate all align to that we’re going and tools we’re the look look As outcome. to continue that to to applying our going maybe demand tools, cost the see

Craig Hettenbach

Thank you. Got it.

Jeff Cote

Craig. Thanks,

Operator

from And the you. Thank with Daryanani comes next question Amit Evercore.

Amit Daryanani

my Thanks to – revenues, as so go for taking we puts see What can maybe think the what on forward? year-over-year that I quarter and about production the revenue, takes we basis. look but point, question. to when I a guess, a question, comparable RSS June your are your numbers like on

have this your specifically, improve that at and revenue system June very of to trough point. talked being And post lot belief a that, the peers you would about endorse starting

Jeff Cote

provided, what given quotes for and forecasters upon forecasted market, we’re instance, the automotive of year to from that so expecting the and be we Yeah. Amit, great question. rate. from Based that the full is the the some down in QX is – clearly dramatically QX a hearing third-party recovery

we our customers. third-party Obviously, those we forecasts, talked at look with

quarter the what’s customers, will or six down. second specifics down production their with them our you associated five at in If be of are look four happening weeks, quarters, a lot shutting of for the around many

customers associated which measures, continued with expect see our impact we those, force we unless so quarantine to would things continue And to recovery.

our be asked, more that which any as quarter. I we’ll that demand is Craig what think the looking to and profile, a the that, obviously the opposed question back to outlook depressed is to in structure terms of big cost relates question that to normalized given align

better that that Thanks our be engagement at parties well activity, of forth as out and as monitor as So that’s upon we’ll based that, QX customers with come the will to that still and our what where be question. judge for QX. continue would rates sort to the lowest look the we well would of view third are forecasting so

Operator

Thank you.

comes Goldman Delaney question from with Next Sachs. Mark

Mark Delaney

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Jeff Cote

for the thanks question. Mark,

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Vineet Nargolwala

This everybody. morning, Nargolwala. Good Jeff. Vineet is Sure,

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Operator

you. Thank Capital. question the from Loop Shawn next comes with Harrison And

Shawn Harrison

then that Hi. The benefits basis Good A of the XXX that or of is any outgrowth, a and adjusted? quick activity pre-buy morning. from does clarification, long-term the include question. points

or of sought And this if out incremental other seeing come just downturn market recession? you opportunities out during fulfill unable demand any as either executing that to wondering some maybe in this outgrow you’re see share kind are can suppliers some here then of we second,

Jeff Cote

Yes.

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Paul Vasington

in and automotive building does China little bit would in outgrowth Yeah. but include incremental growth the and Quickly mostly a not points be inventory, occurred inventory building the basis and that of Europe. XXX

Jeff Cote

Shawn. Thanks,

Operator

And question Deepa Wells you. Raghavan with Thank the next from comes Fargo.

Deepa Raghavan

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Jeff Cote

Sure.

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Paul Chawla

So Paul Chawla here. Morning, guys.

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Operator

question from with Thank you. [ph]. Fox And the next comes Fox Advisors Steven

Unidentified Analyst

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Jeff Cote

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certainly we be to we’re more versus but it of seems markets So serve, look calling seeing. listen, what when at this not we we’re it out China in China other than robust that yet much

do? you add please if you’d like this, Vineet or Paul have to anything, to

Paul Vasington

points two Just here.

sales there’s You’re is Wuhan, February. was local up the but right, definitely down team good there, there. retail dealership actually some year-over-year than reopen, sales turning better the March and pick was out

and monitoring said as incentives. is incentives the Jeff We’re one two local factors incentives, government dealership

But transportation post-COVID could consumers also public an and of now potential transportation. means prioritizing where individual a less trend again, be using

we’re watching demand back they and whether over quarters. the three a So two next bring stronger those should are things

Unidentified Analyst

very you Great color. much. Thank

Jeff Cote

Thanks. Sure.

Operator

Sheerin Matt question with Stifel. next comes from the And

Matt Sheerin

Yes. last we’re know for relatively for Thanks small had years I in a nice there. you’ve terms and demand but good mid-single-digit section. that’s going on impact the the seeing you, just on morning. aerospace few big what’s a I to of obviously, growth segment ask about wanted there. And

really seeing are And anytime talking signs there. about your any peers recovery of not also soon

Jeff? what So could you and seeing talk about your footprint you’re there

Jeff Cote

Yeah.

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Vineet Nargolwala

everybody, again. Vineet Jeff. Sure, this Hi is

aerospace our So one broad three we business, is OEM. commercial segments, have

the is MRO. And is and second aftermarket third operations repair military. The or and defense maintenance and

strong in segment. Our resilience well. pretty Defense up that is we’re pretty seeing actually and Military holding business And

a book. strong term a got very from OEM standpoint, order Jeff out, As a pointed long it’s of type we’ve business commercial

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pretty a So the in around major terms we out than XXX what MAX impact in haven’t other public think well challenges, Boeing space, and pattern that’s I known really a the OEM seen far, already the what’s commercial was to order of there.

our factored was That plan. into already

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we if speaking, continue to as you. see with monitor broadly our our space there closely and to space, long commercial very with think I Thank our tiers as in changes any But demand distributors and volume the to here. well work are that term

Operator

RBC the Capital Thank Markets. you. from Joe And of next Spak comes question

Joe Spak

variable circle more some in is Solutions Performance automated. are could major differences there the help Sensing costs back Thanks, if explain Sensing Solutions quarter, that the I morning. the factors of good just margin maybe wonder differential between Sensing and we detrimental in to

as seem that second also look margins be quarter, in like you the to sense detrimental be give that? you maybe And of what how a a guidepost about weeks worse March two the could think could to for indicating last of

Paul Vasington

Yes.

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it we’re to out of – what seeing So that the tried depth on the volumes the decline the lay in We seeing greater in explains of the terms hopefully slides, were in transparency we’re provide it. margin that rate reduction that some –

Jeff Cote

around think QX anybody’s from to that are demand I But – don’t QX as be me well recording levels. to cost levels QX. normalized more little we profile. we’re Joe I Yes. And Paul going align point run sledding is let think add want to tough that company at hearing every bit on We that a that’s terms long-term normalized of structure If think was getting a I in rate. our forecasting

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that’s as forecasts for of year, of we question, where third new QX the party we balance the and obviously in there more think versus entered the seems Joe. evidenced where where going the but a a certainly expect normal it’s we But negative is lot terms of than the by the like year, would to we’re year end well. Thanks

Operator

Barclays. your Thank Johnson next comes Brian with you. from question And

Brian Johnson

out Can business you seeing your of, – talked are you us, you - your a once limit are in stronger. kind but cash give obviously, about coming reports about held opening, tell M&A that���s that thinking balance Yes, the you stabilize in deteriorate, any sales, than opportunities, have many. that certainly going if you sheet you better to next if could stock are up may leverage, going,

something So of the we the think that remainder over about can is year?

Jeff Cote

absolutely. Yeah,

keep the aim to definitely full. to going pipeline we’re So

think than where there there’s always expectations to market when this will As through go I expectations, quickly got knows equilibrium seller more a time, so align buyer like that a you’ve much there’s of eventually dislocation everyone process an occur. period

our the in mean want a be varying but now. are we identify coming That nothing pipeline quarters pipeline activity won’t to we more over very I there M&A But but things of pipeline sizes, doesn’t where the of opportunities clear in bolt-on right related there’s is that’s that. number opportunities, huge that type will the pursue size bite

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on been pipeline broadly the and and very So continuing slowdown diligently a it, work activity, in M&A posted. monitor to you we’ll there’s we’re keep more related clearly

Brian Johnson

deals Okay, thanks. type And can you with stock? do

Jeff Cote

we We the strong us would see do what terms think need the currency that to a available point we to position, activity. we’d currency, at preferred this cash for that deal in of deals. smaller to financial billion our in don’t as go stock $X.X with being With very that’s with

Brian Johnson

Okay, thanks.

Operator

Jefferies. The comes with David next question from you. Kelley Thank

David Kelley

morning. Hi, good

you supply disruptions seeing significant any the your if quickly, with provide Just volatile chain, some you’re how you’re navigating your could supplier? color environment and on there

Jeff Cote

Yeah.

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significant had terms, assistance. our suppliers that so financial called for us any any of looking terms had have haven’t in we We changes large haven’t

Now we that’s that that. not won’t see to say

our critical But we’re, make very essential of activity. And we’re to continued parts, we’ve going our intact. shortages navigating chain we supply we’ve to do maintain sure been everything possible as

to a But the quite make lot of quite, we’ve teams been work sure But there’s nicely. of to able part to the it disruption around it manage world been And there. on through due happens. the

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Operator

Thank with Cowen. our Giordano question next you. comes And from Joe

Joe Giordano

questions. Hey, for my Thanks guys. taking

could. if to first Just real you wanted I clarify just quick something

my And question is, just mentioned business you the how relative given You and the then the and if aftermarket nature. into their about product how the could and total like final down are OEM they cost given big break arrow. assembly the narrow Defense the just those to nature your

through, what from a through of and is you. future in ability came light menu So normalize, just in view shift it decremental your that like that facilities? to does it distancing is capacity in mean social the and ideas like Thank here, put

Jeff Cote

you airline, aerospace impact the or let the second Yeah, if right. I’ve let the on sure, the me to model, social question operating specifics of question got the the will, And then, if I’ll hit business. on the so regarding distancing need

on start people of touched normalize thinking you do interesting, the that associated forth. more to what So the spent mass time we it’s about with and if fact is so end-markets Paul willing broadly, lot know on transit be a impact less things to our be will as would this

that XXX. the supply so will We checks in to where think because we’ve to terms and trends operate. if we’ve protocols of customers. be continue terms to security you put the know, post be already were instances of chain, like implemented you will required that place, a therefore that beneficial number our back measures Much us to continued And And there forth. of are in think beneficial in the to

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Vineet Nargolwala

hi, Joe. Jeff. Sure, And

third MRO our aftermarket a a think to a Joe way we’re OEM our military roughly then about business, defense the third, business. is and with and So, third, commercial

Joe Giordano

guys. Thanks, Okay.

Vineet Nargolwala

Thank you.

Operator

Suva with next Citi question Jim Thank you. from Research. And Investment comes the

Jim Suva

you one I very much, have Thank just Jeff, question.

materials get automobiles Some about, a like back content working of or chain just hit that down talked just vehicles or bit dollar the trucks to does more build that little a some suppliers. for our I’m screen? wondering, pressuring prices the Thank their and doesn’t part efficiencies small such cost back just of you. Sabo reach it OEMs radar for the that to and supply have of

Jeff Cote

Jim.

with volume long-term. folks that that know contracted concessions also associated commercial related think they we’ve I And us. our requirements with contracts So, have have often customers our

out Now, get every is its through we to win-win, figure in all granted, work in to a this. very can to company looking so environment together navigate a for partners that difficult

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that frozen That have the a fence take long-term terms but our fence was technically the answer. arrangement But forced contractually have was inventory, customers. could within right them we didn’t we believe that to quarter in we economic the order of with

seen contracts. the Jim. well we significant a from our customer impact there standpoint haven’t We do question, when Appreciate reasonably able historically significant see drops in financial volume fare we’re to

Jim Suva

you. Thank

Operator

you. Thank

Daryanani Evercore. is question from Next follow-up a from Amit

Amit Daryanani

follow-up the revenue if you. slice, you taking expectations controls restraint and place it flow And well? March governments don’t focused really June quarter, look know a two those that for if in I way by quick had that ones. this your margins slicer are back there’s quarter for I numbers Thank then on I versus you control would is missed like free from be as to to was couldn’t great. maybe would these the perhaps say two a incremental cash Thanks this guess guys. but delivered what really headwind in detrimental Paul, One, you was that [ph] it normal seeing guys

Jeff Cote

you take to Paul, want do that.

Paul Vasington

the Yeah, sure. for Thanks question.

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when We’ll and the to we the manage costs done As to to effectively. sites things more be fully as more those changes, do historically. operate will we plants sort of able structural able have to begin be able normalize, we are

Jeff Cote

and the me, our manage free capital. not a the free keen flow cash we focus there around a QX cash for structure, very flow structure, And that we making excuse question, did and guidance on from but helpful our expense on on be cost we standpoint, transparency have cash provide will qualitative working sure hopefully our

indirect the taken benefits benefits we’ve of in will reduce pay there. on cuts terms the forth side equation essentially, And a when the structure cost and take by reducing so and to the still cost number our cuts furloughs cash of steps XX% on of business about the the pay obviously net they’re because that basis people a that side,

question, And so that for quarter, the manage very we’re disruption aggressively Thanks cash Amit. focused on seeing. second the that flow the that given we we’re sure during making

Operator

you. we Wamsi from have follow-up of Merrill America Mohan And also Bank a Lynch with Thank

Wamsi Mohan

thanks up. Yes, follow the for taking

in seem I China. to if you be comments up we guide around can of I manufacturing also, conversion any over your cash Jeff utilization now give maybe they the rails some China more capital give cash versus CapEx us rate on missed us sites you. Just those of course go Thank and of but cycle at as there free the both way working some follow if out normalizing to and you’re lower so don’t this the managing on year flow, through things sense noted you know

Jeff Cote

you flow hit Utilization, about China, but utilization if utilization Paul cash the could point. dramatically In running quite I and locations XX% around around we’re great, question Yes, the obviously, significantly XX%, then the at that. the so other world the running world. lower different I’ll than we’re varies very hit say around would locations at

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Paul Vasington

of we XX% very it $XX cash cash Wamsi, high, was good. QX pretty flow that free the talked is good flow QX, Sure. million rate the was in in that about was which

engaging on been they we’ve customers, with customers, far time. paying are So

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things feel so, normal. stands pretty And it as now,

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Wamsi Mohan

you Thank

Operator

any now. that’s the to for Yes, you. Jacob Sayer like to Thank have questions for all We’d closing right we comments. return time

Jacob Sayer

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