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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) – April 23, 2020
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
 of incorporation)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
40300 Traditions Drive
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (248596-5900 
Check the appropriate box below in the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
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Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share
New York Stock Exchange
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On April 23, 2020, Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release providing an update on its liquidity position as of March 31, 2020, and announced it will host a conference call on May 12, 2020, at 9 a.m. ET to discuss its preliminary financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2020. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that Section and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act.

Item 9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits.
The following exhibits are furnished pursuant to Item 9.01 of Form 8-K:
Exhibit 99        Press release dated April 23, 2020
Exhibit 104        The cover page of this Current Report on Form 8-K, formatted in Inline XBRL.


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.
Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc.
/s/ Joanna M. Totsky
Joanna M. Totsky
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
and Secretary
Date: April 23, 2020


Cooper Standard Provides Update on Financial Liquidity,
Announces Date and Details for First Quarter Conference Call

NORTHVILLE, Mich., Apr. 23, 2020 - Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CPS), a leading global supplier of sealing, fuel and brake and fluid transfer systems for transportation and industrial markets, today provided an update on its liquidity and announced the dates and details for its first quarter earnings release and conference call.

As of March 31, 2020, Cooper Standard had total liquidity of $465 million, including $302 million of cash on hand and $163 million of availability under its senior asset-based credit (“ABL”) facility as amended on March 24, 2020. There were no borrowings under the ABL as of the end of the first quarter.

The Company expects to release full results for the first quarter 2020 after market close on Monday,
May 11 and hold a conference call with the financial community on Tuesday, May 12 at 9 a.m. ET. During the conference call, the Company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Edwards and Chief Financial Officer Jonathan Banas will discuss Cooper Standard’s first quarter 2020 results, provide a general business update and respond to investor questions.

A link to the live webcast of the conference call (listen only) and presentation materials will be available on Cooper Standard’s Investor Relations website at

To participate by phone, callers in the United States and Canada should dial toll-free 877-374-4041 (international callers dial 253-237-1156) and provide the conference ID 6274518 or ask to be connected to the Cooper Standard conference call. Representatives of the investment community will have the opportunity to ask questions after the presentation. Callers should dial in at least five minutes prior to the start of the call.

Individuals unable to participate during the call may visit the investors’ portion of the Cooper Standard website ( for a replay of the webcast.

About Cooper Standard
Cooper Standard, headquartered in Northville, Mich., is a leading global supplier of systems and components for the automotive industry. Products include sealing, fuel and brake delivery and fluid transfer systems. Cooper Standard employs approximately 28,000 people globally and operates in 21 countries around the world. For more information, please visit



Contact for Analysts:
Roger Hendriksen
Cooper Standard
(248) 596-6465

Contact for Media: 
Chris Andrews
Cooper Standard
(248) 596-6217