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Q3 2019 West Pharmaceutical Services Inc Earnings Call

Lionville Oct 29, 2019 (Thomson StreetEvents) -- Edited Transcript of West Pharmaceutical Services Inc earnings conference call or presentation Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 1:00:00pm GMT

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Corporate Participants

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* Bernard J. Birkett

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer

* Eric M. Green

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director

* Quintin J. Lai

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - VP of Corporate Development, Strategy & IR

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Conference Call Participants

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* David Howard Windley

Jefferies LLC, Research Division - Equity Analyst

* John Charles Kreger

William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division - Partner & Healthcare Services Analyst

* Lawrence Scott Solow

CJS Securities, Inc. - MD

* Michael Gokay

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Research Division - Associate

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Presentation

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Operator [1]

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Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Q3 2019 West Pharmaceutical Services Earnings Conference Call.

(Operator Instructions) Please be advised that today's conference is being recorded. (Operator Instructions) I would now like to introduce your host for today's conference, Mr. Quintin Lai. You may begin.

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Quintin J. Lai, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - VP of Corporate Development, Strategy & IR [2]

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Thank you, Kevin. Good morning, and welcome to West's Third Quarter 2019 Conference Call. We issued our financial results this morning and the release has been posted in the Investors section on the company's website located at www.westpharma.com. This morning, CEO, Eric Green; and CFO, Bernard Birkett will review our results, provide an update on our business and provide an update on the financial outlook for full year 2019. There's a slide presentation that accompanies today's call and a copy of that presentation is available on the Investors section of our website.

On Slide 2 is the safe harbor statement. Statements made by the management on this call and in the accompanying presentation contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of U.S. Federal Securities Law. These statements are based on our beliefs and assumptions, current expectations, estimates and forecast. The company's future results are influenced by many factors beyond the control of the company, and actual results could differ materially from past results as well as those expressed or implied in any forward-looking statement made here.

Please refer to today's press release as well as any other disclosures made by the company regarding the risks to which it is subject, including our 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K reports.

During today's call, management will also make reference to non-GAAP financial measures, including organic sales growth, adjusted operating profit, adjusted operating profit margin and adjusted diluted EPS. Reconciliations and limitations of the non-GAAP financial measures to the most comparable financial results prepared in conformity to GAAP are provided in this morning's press release.

I'd now turn the call over to West's CEO and President, Eric Green.

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [3]

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Thank you, Quintin, and good morning, everyone. Thank you for joining us today. As you saw in our press release, we delivered another solid quarter. We continue to make excellent progress implementing our Market-Led strategy, creating value for our customers and the patients we serve together. Our performance demonstrates the forward momentum we have seen throughout the year on a number of fronts. The market units are driving growth through differentiated value propositions. Our investments in newly launched products and services are gaining traction and contributing to robust, high-value product growth. The globalization of our operations is driving improvements around quality, service and productivity gains, and we have increased our investment in Daikyo Seiko to deepen this long-term strategic partnership. With 3 good quarters behind us and given our confidence in the underlying strength and future growth of the business, we are increasing our sales and EPS guidance for the full year. Bernard will take you through the details of our updated guidance later in the call.

Let's start with an overview of our sales performance on Slide 4. Proprietary Products sales grew organically by 8.5% in the quarter. High-value products, which make up more than 60% of Proprietary Products sales, grew double digits and continue the momentum that we have seen throughout 2019.

Turning to the market units. Sales within our biologics market unit, once again, grew strong double digits. During the quarter, biologics saw increased demand from both large and small biotech customers. This demand has been fueled by customers selecting NovaPure for the new drug applications. This is now paying dividends as many of these drugs have been approved and launched in the past year. Our NovaPure sales, which have grown strong double digits for 3 consecutive quarters in 2019 reflect post approval reorders and the commercial success of our customers' products.

Crystal Zenith is a similar story. Volume has grown for CZ containers and syringes for the use with newly approved drugs and for development agreements to support precommercial activity. Additionally, we have experienced good uptake in Daikyo and FluroTec components, a trend we see continuing. Looking ahead, we anticipate full year double-digit growth for the biologics market unit.

The generics market unit grew mid-single digits. High-value product sales led to growth, and we continue to set the stage for future growth with the AccelTRA component program. Our early interest customers are moving from the evaluation phase to the contract phase, preparing for commercialization of their drugs with this unique containment platform. As we have said on prior calls, we're also seeing interest from generic customers in our self-injection platforms and CZ. A recent capacity investment for SelfDose will enable further acceleration of this growth. We expect high single-digit growth for the generics market unit for the full year.

Our pharma market unit experienced a mid-single-digit decline in sales in the quarter, primarily due to the previously announced Vial2Bag product recall. However, we're encouraged that we continue to see high-value product adoption for our pharma customers, and are working to support them as they convert legacy products to higher-value offerings, such as InVision inspection. We expect the pharma market unit to return to growth in the fourth quarter and deliver full year performance of low single-digit growth. Our book of committed orders in the Proprietary Products segment continues to be healthy, given its confidence that our growth can be sustained.

Let's now turn to Contract Manufacturing. This segment of our business posted organic sales growth of 6%. The primary growth driver continues to be in the diabetes market, led by sales of our diagnostic and drug delivery devices. As we have discussed on prior calls, Contract Manufacturing growth is moderating, especially as it comes against a strong second half performance comp from 2018. We expect further moderation in Q4 and continue to expect full year 2019 growth to be in the high single digits.

Turning to Slide 5. We recently made 2 announcements that demonstrate our continued progress to support the unique needs of the markets we serve. Earlier this week, at the PDA conference prefilled syringe in Sweden, we introduced a new high-value product and highlighted our self-injection portfolio. We launched our NovaPure 3 ml cartridge components, which are specifically designed for use with higher-volume drug delivery devices. These components solved an unmet need in the market, given the increase and sensitive biologic products that are being developed. These drugs, often delivered through an auto-injector or on-body injector, require the highest-quality cartridge components, and this new offering from West meets that challenge.

We also highlighted our SmartDose Gen. II injector, which enables subcu delivery of injectable therapies up to 10 ml in volume. The increase in customer development agreements for SmartDose and across our self-injection platform demonstrates the commercial success we have seen with these technologies and the future growth potential they represent for West.

Last week, we also announced that we increased our minority stake in Daikyo to 49%. For over 4 decades, Daikyo and West have partnered together to bring high-quality, reliable and innovative drug containment solutions to our customers. Our increased investment demonstrates our long-term commitment to the strategic partnership, and we look forward to our continued collaborations for years to come.

At this time, I'd like to turn the call over to our CFO, Bernard Birkett to go into more detail around our financial performance. Bernard?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [4]

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Thank you, Eric, and good morning, everybody. Let's review the numbers in more detail. We'll first look at Q3 2019 revenues and profits where we saw continued solid growth led by strong Proprietary Products performance, especially in our biologics market unit. I will take you through the margin growth we saw in the quarter in addition to some quarter end balance sheet takeaways, and finally, we'll review the guidance for 2019.

First up, Q3. Our financial results are summarized on Slide 6 and the reconciliation of non-U. S. GAAP measures are described in Slides 11 to 15. We recorded net sales of $456.1 million, representing organic sales growth of 7.9% and 20 basis points of inorganic growth related to a recent acquisition. We also saw growth in 2 of our Proprietary Product market units and in Contract Manufacturing, with double-digit organic sales growth in our biologics market unit.

We are pleased to see continued improvement in gross profits. We recorded $147.8 million in gross profit, $12.2 million or 9% above Q3 of last year. And our gross profit margin of 32.4% was 100 basis points expansion from the same period last year. We also saw improvement in adjusted operating profit with $70.1 million recorded this quarter compared to $63.1 million in the same period last year for an 11% increase. And our adjusted operating profit margin of 15.4% was an 80 basis point expansion from the same period last year. Finally, adjusted diluted EPS grew 4% and approximately 12% when stock-based compensation tax benefit is excluded.

So what's driving growth in both revenue and profit? On Slide 7, we show the contributions to sales growth in the quarter. Volume and mix contributed $32.2 million or 7.5 percentage points of the growth. Sales price increases contributed $2.8 million or 0.7 percentage points of the growth, and changes in foreign currency exchange rates reduced sales by $10.6 million or a reduction of 2.5 percentage points.

Looking at margin performance, Slide 8 shows our consolidated gross profit margin of 32.4% for Q3 2019, up from 31.4% in Q3 2018. Proprietary Products third quarter gross profit margin of 38.2% was 120 basis points above the margin achieved in the third quarter 2018. The key drivers for the continued improvement in Proprietary Products' gross profit margin were favorable mix of products sold focusing on high-value products, production efficiencies and sales price increases, partially offset by increased overhead costs. Our high-value products and devices represented 63% of Q3 Propriety Products sales and generated double-digit organic sales growth. Contract Manufacturing third quarter gross profit margin of 14.4% increased by 10 basis points compared to the prior year quarter.

Adjusted operating profit margin grew by 80 basis points over Q3 2018 as we continue to expand gross profit margins and closely manage SG&A and R&D expenses. We did see a period headwind on other income and expense due to an FX impact.

Now let's look at our balance sheet and review how we've done in terms of generating more cash for the business. On Slide 9, we have listed some key cash flow metrics. Operating cash flow was $260.8 million year-to-date 2019, an increase of $45.4 million compared to the same period in 2018, a 21% increase. Our year-to-date capital spending was $88.8 million, $14.1 million higher than a year ago and in line with our expectations. Working capital of $669.1 million at September 30, 2019, was $58.4 million higher than at December 31, 2018, primarily due to the increase in our cash and cash equivalent. Our cash balance at September 30 of $396 million was $58.6 million more than our December 2018 balance, a 17% increase.

Turning to guidance. Slide 10 provides a high-level summary. First, despite increase in FX headwinds, we are raising our expectation of 2019 full year net sales to be in a range of between $1.815 billion and $1.825 billion. We expect organic sales rate growth to be approximately 8% over 2018 reported net sales, which assumes a headwind of $54 million for the full year 2019 sales based on current foreign currency exchange rates compared to prior guidance of a full year negative impact of $42 million. Second, we are raising our 2019 full year adjusted diluted EPS guidance to a new range of between $3.10 and $3.15 compared to the prior guidance of between $3 and $3.10. CapEx guidance remains at $120 million to $130 million. There are some key elements I want to bring to -- your attention to as we -- as you review our guidance. Estimated FX headwind has an impact of approximately $0.13 on adjusted diluted EPS based on current foreign currency exchange rates compared to prior guidance of $0.10. We have seen an impact of approximately $0.11 for the first 9 months of the year. From a comp perspective, SG&A expense in Q4 2018 was unusually low due to adjustments to compensation accruals made around the impacts of Vial2Bag recall. The SG&A expense Q4 2019 is expected to be more in line with the spend patterns experienced throughout 2019.

So to summarize the key takeaways for the quarter, strong top line growth in both Proprietary and Contract Manufacturing; gross profit improvements; growth in adjusted operating profit margin; growth in adjusted diluted EPS over Q3 '18; and growth year-to-date in operating and free cash flow. Our rates, sales and EPS projections for 2019 and performance to date are in line with our long-term construct of approximately 6% to 8% organic sales growth, operating profit margin improvement of greater than 100 basis points and EPS expansion.

I'd now like to turn the call back over to Eric.

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [5]

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Thank you, Bernard. Before we open the line for questions, I want to conclude with a few key takeaways. Across our business segments, customers are driving demand for our products and services. Our R&D investments have resulted in new product launches that will contribute to our future, high-value product growth. And our global operations team is driving efficient and cost-effective manufacturing initiatives to ensure we continue to deliver margin expansion and increased return on invested capital. With another solid performance this quarter, we're poised to finish out the year strong and we're confident in the opportunities we see ahead of us.

Kevin, we're ready to take questions.

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Questions and Answers

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Operator [1]

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(Operator Instructions) Our first question comes from Paul Knight with Janney.

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Michael Gokay, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Research Division - Associate [2]

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This is actually Mike on for Paul. Congratulations on the quarter. Eric, can you talk to the highlights in the Propriety Product portfolio this quarter, specifically around biologics? And then, additionally, can you give an update on CZ? And has it really become meaningful to your numbers yet? Or is that more in 2020?

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [3]

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Yes. Thank you, Mike. When we look at the biologics business, we continue to grow very strong in this area. It's a combination of new products being launched into the marketplace but also reorders of previously launched products and being actually adopted into the marketplace. So we're very confident with the performance this year, and we see a very strong committed order book for this particular area. And I -- when you start thinking about the pipeline of new molecules being approved and our participation and -- in this space we continue to be extremely high, so I'm very confident as we look forward. In particular, if -- in the second question, that was in regards to CZ, actually, interesting part about that part of our portfolio, obviously, a lot of it is around biologics. We had 2 approvals in Q3. Again, 2 biologics. And that would make it for the year 5 approvals. And if you recall the previous years, we had significantly less than that. So we're seeing gained momentum with CZ, mostly in the syringe area, where we continue to invest in the Scottsdale, Arizona facility, to handle the demand that's being requested by our customers. And we also had a -- 1 vial approval earlier this year. The CZ cartridges are also driving nicely due to the SmartDose demand that we have with both the active DAs and also active feasibility studies underway.

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Michael Gokay, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Research Division - Associate [4]

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Great. And then, maybe, for Bernard. Can you provide some color on the outlook for CapEx spend? It's come down significantly from your peak of $170 million in 2016 to about just under $120 million. As we look forward, is there room for continued reduction in that number? And then, maybe, Eric can chime in too, but as visibility demand increases, as you guys talked on the call, how do you think about volume increasing as you work towards a smaller footprint?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [5]

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Yes. So on the CapEx, what we're focusing on really is growth in -- investment in automation and growth and, obviously, there's always a certain level of maintenance CapEx, which is about $45 million. Typically, for the last year or 2, we've been running about 6% to 7% of revenues for CapEx spend, and that's what we would be targeting, but it's -- we always have to make sure that we're investing the appropriate amount in the business to make sure that we can continue to drive the growth. But a lot of the investments on CapEx that are in -- more in equipment and automation, which provide faster returns on investment compared to investing in buildings and facilities. So hopefully, that covers it for you.

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Operator [6]

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Our next question comes from Larry Solow with CJS Securities.

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Lawrence Scott Solow, CJS Securities, Inc. - MD [7]

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Just a couple of maybe a little more high-level questions. Just on the Daikyo investment, was there any reason for timing of that? Or was there some kind of option on that, that was expiring? Or is that -- any thoughts on that would be great.

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [8]

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Larry, no, the discussions with Daikyo, and obviously, it's a very long, deep relationship we've had for a while. And -- but it's very important between both companies because when you think about the technology and parts of their portfolio, how it supports our growth and high-value products, and particularly around the biologics space. So we've been engaged in dialogue and how we can continuously build a stronger relationship and partnership. There were no actions required due to previous agreements, but this increase from 25% to 49% does put us in a very good position with Daikyo as their exclusive partner, both on a distribution of their existing products, but also the license and technology that we share between the 2 firms. And that was the major thrust, Larry, to bring this forward and to reinforce the growth that we have in our high-value products and, particularly, in the biologics space.

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Lawrence Scott Solow, CJS Securities, Inc. - MD [9]

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Right. Okay, and then also on the -- I know you -- SmartDose -- I guess next-generation SmartDose, which you guys have shown, I think, already to investors. Just -- obviously, that's being now commercialized. Can you just sort of highlight sort of the advantages of that over the prior products and if you could kind of help further adoption faster?

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [10]

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It's -- Larry, what you're seeing there is that with the original first version that we came out with, that was targeted towards smaller doses and particularly in the biologics space. And what we're being asked by our customers, they want to take that technology and allow them to move certain drug molecules from IV-infusion environment to a subcu. And so that -- and these tend to be molecules that already -- are on the market already. So this is actually good news for West because the technology can handle larger volumes as we indicated with the launch of the 10 ml cartridge dose at this point in time, and it allows us to support our customers through development, driving from IV to subcu, and we have several development agreements underway as we speak. Obviously, as in the past, we don't talk about our -- the specific customers or the molecule itself, but there are many that we're currently working on.

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Lawrence Scott Solow, CJS Securities, Inc. - MD [11]

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Okay. Great. And then just a couple for Bernard. On the restructuring, I guess, that's -- or just one particular program that's set to save you guys $14 million annually. Is that pretty much complete? Should you start seeing some of those benefits? And will you get that whole benefit? Or will some of that money be reinvested back into the business?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [12]

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So it's -- it will be completed by the end of Q4, and the vast majority of the work will be done. And we'll start to see the benefits come through in 2020 on a phased basis. So as we move through the year, we'll be able to harvest more of those benefits.

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Lawrence Scott Solow, CJS Securities, Inc. - MD [13]

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Okay. And then just last question. I joined the call a little late, you may have addressed it. Just on the lower tax rate this quarter, was that -- was there an additional credit in there? Was that more so related to the options expenses?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [14]

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More related to the options expenses. At this point, there were no other major adjustments to tax within the quarter.

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Operator [15]

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Our next question comes from John Kreger with William Blair.

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John Charles Kreger, William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division - Partner & Healthcare Services Analyst [16]

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The Daikyo ownership stake increased. Did any other part of the relationship change other than the ownership stake?

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [17]

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No. It's relatively the same. As I mentioned earlier, we do have exclusivity with Daikyo and -- between the distribution and license and technology agreements. But it was an increase in stake as the major change of the agreement.

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John Charles Kreger, William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division - Partner & Healthcare Services Analyst [18]

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Great. And then, I think, in the press release you mentioned a small acquisition benefit. Again, was that just the impact of the higher stake? Or was there some other deal that you guys did in the quarter?

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [19]

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No. That was -- actually, that was -- what -- that was due to the transaction we had last quarter due to South Korea to acquire a distributor that allows us to work directly with the end customers, which, by the way, has gone quite well. The integration's gone very smoothly, and we're already seeing the benefits with -- conversations with some of the largest biosimilar companies in that part of the world.

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John Charles Kreger, William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division - Partner & Healthcare Services Analyst [20]

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Great. And then, Eric, one more. Maybe, can you just talk a little more about how you view the pharma client segment? What do you think the key is to driving better growth as we kind of look out to '20 and beyond?

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [21]

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Yes. No, John, the big driver there, the #1 driver is continue to convert large pharma customers from the standard products to high-value products. That's the number one thesis of the growth of that unit. The other, is you start thinking about total cost of ownership, so as we demonstrate to our clients that we're able to take costs out of their system and provide a higher-quality and better cycle time to them, allows them to drive their inventories down and a better, cleaner product to the marketplace. The second one is in the -- specifically in diabetes application. That continues to be robust. You see that in our Contract Manufacturing space. When you think about all those devices that we're producing for -- through Contract Manufacturing, it also requires primary containment, which is usually the last component, specifically around the insulin portfolio. The pipeline is strong, and we're very -- feeling very comfortable. I think what you see with 2019 performance is the impact of Vial2Bag, and as we work through that, you won't see that direct impact going forward, but more upside when we eventually get the product back in the marketplace.

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John Charles Kreger, William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division - Partner & Healthcare Services Analyst [22]

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Excellent. Any update on that recall, both in terms of timing but also on what the expense burden was in the third quarter?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [23]

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Yes. We're, obviously, still working through the process, so we don't have an update on the timeline for reentry into the market at this point. On the expense side, you're looking at probably a couple of million dollars, so nothing too material.

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Operator [24]

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Our last question comes from David Windley with Jefferies.

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David Howard Windley, Jefferies LLC, Research Division - Equity Analyst [25]

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To follow up on John's last question there, Bernard, could you quantify the revenue headwind from Vial2Bag?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [26]

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It was in the quarter, I think it was about, was it $4 million?

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Eric M. Green, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - CEO, President & Director [27]

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For the quarter.

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [28]

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For the quarter.

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David Howard Windley, Jefferies LLC, Research Division - Equity Analyst [29]

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$4 million for the quarter. Okay. Great. Broader, strategic question. In terms of capacity, and insomuch as you've globalized your operation footprint, Bernard, you talked about investments in automations, things like that, I am interested in how you think about your runway for capacity by, say, the end of this year when you've taken the targeted facilities off-line, you've invested in automation, you have Waterford online, things like that. Are you -- do you have room in your existing footprint to support growth for a fairly significant period of time? And if you could put a timeline on that, that would be great. Or should we be thinking about, you're beginning to add modules to Waterford or expanding other facility locations in order to support growth? I'm just curious kind of where you -- where will you stand with your capacity by the end of the year?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [30]

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At the end of the year, we have adequate capacity for a number of years, we believe, with the -- obviously, the existing footprint, with the levels of automation we're looking at, and automation is a journey, it's not going to be completed in 1 or 2 years, it's a multiyear process. So we don't see that we're going to have to add facilities for production in the coming years.

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David Howard Windley, Jefferies LLC, Research Division - Equity Analyst [31]

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That's great. In terms of margin, the -- you've been focused there, you've talked about, certainly, maybe starting with Contract Manufacturing, you've talked about kind of driving some more efficiency into staffing levels and things like that in the Contract Manufacturing business. The year-over-year progression on margin slowed in the third quarter, and I wondered, maybe, starting with Contract Manufacturing, were there factors that kind of flattened that out? But then, also, in Proprietary Products, were there mixed differences from, say, second quarter or the first half that influenced the year-over-year expansion of margin?

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Bernard J. Birkett, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - Senior VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer [32]

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Yes. On the Contract Manufacturing, that -- the margin expansion was a little bit slower than we would've expected in Q3. We would have expected to see a little bit more. We have specific areas that we are targeting to improve the margin within Contract Manufacturing, so we have very focused groups working on that. So that is still a primary focus for us to make sure that we start to see that margin expansion progressing through 2020. But it has been -- in the third quarter, it was a little bit behind where we would've expected it to be. And we understand the reasoning behind that. It was regarding 1 or 2 of our facilities and the level of efficiency and productivity we saw in those. So we have, as I said, specific programs in place to tackle that. On Proprietary, what we saw is, from the standard margin perspective, we're pretty much in line with where we have been for most of the year. So our mix is where we would have expected to be in the third quarter, and we have a number of summer shutdowns, particularly in our European plants. So the level of absorption that we get in the third quarter is normally a little bit lower than what we see in the first half of the year, and that was primarily the impact on margin. So it slows margin expansion a little bit in the third quarter. And that's something that we would've expected.

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Operator [33]

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And I'm not showing any further questions at this time. I'd like to turn the call back over to our host.

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Quintin J. Lai, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. - VP of Corporate Development, Strategy & IR [34]

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Well, thank you, Kevin, and thank you, everyone, for joining us on today's conference call. An online archive of the broadcast will be available on our website at westpharma.com in the Investors section. Additionally, you may access the replay through Thursday, October 31, by dialing the numbers and conference ID provided at the end of today's earnings release. That concludes the call. Have a nice day.

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Operator [35]

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Ladies and gentlemen, this does conclude today's presentation. You may now disconnect and have a wonderful day. To access the replay, you can do so by dialing 1 (800) 5858367 and entering access code 9278868.