US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL)
Q2 2010 Earnings Conference Call
July 27, 2010 10:00 AM ET
Jeff Feller – VP & CFO
Jim Baumgardner – President and CEO
Steve Welling – SVP, Sales and Marketing
Simon Bell – VP, Operations
Rich Wesolowski – Sidoti & Company
Ted Kundtz – Needham and Company
Jamie Sullivan – RBC Capital Markets
Al Kaschalk – Wedbush Securities
Patt Mclaughlin – UBS
Eric Prouty – Canaccord
Michael Hoffman – Wonder League Securities
Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the first quarter 2010 US Ecology, Inc. earnings conference call. My name is Chris and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session towards the end of this conference. (Operator Instructions)
I would now like to turn the conference over to our host for today’s presentation, Mr. Jeff Feeler, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Please proceed.
Good morning. Joining me today is President and Chief Executive Officer, Jim Baumgardner and Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Steve Welling.
Before we begin, please note that certain statements contained in this conference call that do not describe historical facts are forward-looking statements as defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Since forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements. Factors that could cause results to differ materially from those expressed include, but are not limited to those discussed in the company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.