SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 2, 2018
CHART INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
3055 Torrington Drive
Ball Ground, Georgia
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(ZIP Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (770) 721-8800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Regulation FD Disclosure.
On October 2, 2018, Chart Industries, Inc. (the Company) posted a slide presentation on its investor relations website in connection with the previously announced conference call to discuss its strategic capital deployment and business alignment.
All information in the slide presentation is furnished and shall not be deemed filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise be subject to the liability of that Section, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, except to the extent the Company specifically incorporated it by reference. The presentation materials include a reference to the terms EBITDA and Free Cash Flow, which are non-GAAP financial measures. EBITDA is defined as earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization, and is a measure of operating performance. Free Cash Flow is defined as net cash provided by operating activities minus capital expenditures. The Company has not included a reconciliation of EBITDA to net income, EBITDAs most directly comparable GAAP financial measure, or of Free Cash Flow to net cash provided by operating activities, Free Cash Flows most directly comparable GAAP financial measure, because certain items have not yet occurred or are out of the Companys control and/or cannot be reasonably predicted.
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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.
|Chart Industries, Inc.|
|Date: October 2, 2018|
|Jillian C. Evanko|
Chief Executive Officer, President and
Chief Financial Officer