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Grace Reports First Quarter 2021 Results; Delivers Strong Start to the Year
First Quarter 2021 Highlights
Net sales of $456.7 million were up 8.4%, or up 5.8% on constant currency; all segments returned to year over year growth in the quarter
Weather-related impact on sales was approximately 3% or $13 million in the first quarter; in addition, expect weather-related costs of approximately $15 million, with $8.5 million or $0.09 per share recorded in the first quarter and approximately $6.5 million expected in the second quarter
Diluted EPS of $1.03, up $0.40 from $0.63 a year ago, primarily due to pension curtailment-related gains recorded in 1Q21, and Adjusted EPS of $0.73, up $0.02 from $0.71 a year ago
(See Analysis of Operations and Notes for information on Non-GAAP financial measures; all results based on year-over-year comparison unless otherwise noted.)

COLUMBIA, Md., - May 6, 2021 - W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE: GRA)
today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2021, summarized in the table below.
“We are experiencing strong demand in all of our businesses,” said Hudson La Force, Grace’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “Our team delivered a strong start to the year, despite the significant weather impact from Winter Storm Uri. I want to thank our 4,000 employees around the world for achieving this strong performance with their relentless focus on health, safety, and delivering value to our customers.”
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The following information was filed by W R Grace Co (GRA) on Thursday, May 6, 2021 as an 8K 2.02 statement, which is an earnings press release pertaining to results of operations and financial condition. It may be helpful to assess the quality of management by comparing the information in the press release to the information in the accompanying 10-Q Quarterly Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.

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