Rush Enterprises, Inc. (
Q3 2010 Earnings Call
October 21, 2010 11:00 am ET
Rusty Rush - President and CEO
Marty Naegelin - EVP
Steve Keller - VP and CFO
Jay Hazelwood - Controller
Derrek Weaver - VP and General Counsel
John Barnes - RBC Capital Markets
Tim Denoyer - Wolfe Trahan
Chaz Jones - Morgan Keegan
Brian Sponheimer - Gabelli & Co.
Robert Kosowsky - Sidoti & Company
Barry Haimes - Sage Asset Management
Bill Armstrong - C.L. King & Associates
Tom Albrecht - BB&T
Chase Becker - Credit Suisse
Jack Waldo - Stephens Inc
Welcome to the Rush Enterprises Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Release Conference Call. (Operator Instructions) I would now like to introduce your host for today’s conference Rusty Rush, President and CEO.
Good morning and welcome to our third quarter earnings release conference call. On the call with me today are Marty Naegelin, Executive Vice President; Steve Keller, Vice President and CFO; Jay Hazelwood, Controller of Rush Enterprises and Derrek Weaver, our 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. As these statements include risks and uncertainties, our actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, those discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009 and in our other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.