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Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): July 30, 2018
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On July 30, 2018, Kadant Inc. (the “Company”) announced its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018. The full text of the press release issued in connection with the announcement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On July 31, 2018, the Company will hold a webcast and conference call to discuss its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018. A copy of the slides that will be presented on the webcast and discussed in the conference call is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information contained in Item 2.02 and Item 7.01 of this Form 8-K (including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2) shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: July 30, 2018
/s/ Michael J. McKenney
Michael J. McKenney
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer