Rush Enterprises, Inc. (RUSHA)
Q1 2010 Earnings Call
April 21, 2010 11:00 am ET
Marvin Rush - Chairman
Rusty Rush - President & CEO
Marty Naegelin - EVP
Steve Keller - VP & CFO
Jay Hazelwood - Controller
Derrek Weaver - VP & General Counsel
Chaz Jones - Morgan Keegan
Tim Denoyer - Wolfe Trahan
Jamie Cook - Credit Suisse
John Barnes - RBC Capital Market
Bill Armstrong - CL King and Associates
Brian Sponheimer - Gabelli & Co
Basili Alukos - Morningstar
Robert Kosowsky - Sidoti & Co
Jack Waldo - Stephens Inc.
Gregory Macosko - Lord Abbett
Good day and welcome to the Rush Enterprises, Inc. first quarter earnings release conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later we will conduct the question-and-answer session and instructions will follow at that time. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder this conference call is being recorded.
I would now like to introduce your host for today’s conference Marvin Rush, Chairman of the Board.
Welcome to our first quarter earnings release conference call. On the call with me today are Rusty Rush, President and CEO; Marty Naegelin, Executive Vice President; Steve Keller, Vice President and CFO; Jay Hazelwood, Controller of Rush Enterprises; Derrek Weaver, Vice President and General Counsel.
Now, Steve Keller will say a few words regarding forward-looking statements.
Certain statements we will make today are considered forward-looking statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Because these statements include risks and uncertainties, our actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.