Envista Holdings Corporation (NYSE:NVST) Q1 2020 Earnings Conference Call - Final Transcript
May 12, 2020 • 05:00 pm ET
Hello. My name is Erica, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Envista Holdings Corporation First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] After the speakers remarks there will be a question-and-answer session. [Operator Instructions].
I will now turn the call over to Mr. John Bedford, Vice President of Investor Relations. Mr. Bedford, you may begin your conference.
Hello, everyone, and thanks for joining us on the call. With us today are Amir Aghdaei, our President and Chief Executive Officer; and Howard Yu, our Chief Financial Officer. I'd like to point out that our earnings release, the slide presentation supplementing today's call, and the reconciliations and other information required by SEC Regulation G relating to any non-GAAP financial measures provided during the call are available on the Investors section of our website, www.envistaco.com. The audio portion of this call will be archived on the Investors section of our website later today under the heading Events and Presentations, and will remain archived until our next quarterly call. A replay of this call will also be available.
During the presentation, we will describe some of the more significant factors that impacted year-over-year performance. The supplemental materials describe additional factors that impacted year-over-year performance. Unless otherwise noted, all references in these remarks and supplemental materials to company-specific financial metrics relate to the first quarter of 2020, and all references to period-to-period increases or decreases in financial metrics are year-over-year. We may also describe certain products and devices which have applications submitted and pending for certain regulatory approvals or are available only in certain markets.
During the call, we will make forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws, including statements regarding events or developments that we believe or anticipate will or may occur in the future. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including those set forth in our SEC filings, and actual results might differ materially from any forward-looking statements that we make today. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date that they are made, and we do not assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except as required by law.
With that, I'd like to turn the call over to Amir.
Thanks, John, and welcome, everyone, to Envista's Q1 2020 Earnings Call. I hope everyone joining us today is well, safe and healthy. For those who are affected by the global pandemic, you're in our thoughts. On behalf of Envista, I want to express our appreciation for those in the health care field who are working diligently around the globe to safeguard us all. This includes the many dental professionals who have worked tirelessly and selflessly to ensure patients continue to have access to care. I would like to thank our employees for their commitment, engagement in their communities and constant focus on keeping their families, our customers, partners and fellow employees safe. Thank you for all that you do.