KMG Chemicals Inc. (KMGB)
Q1 2011 Earnings Call
December 9, 2010 10:00 am ET
Neal Butler – President, Chief Executive Officer
John Sobchak – Chief Financial Officer
Eric Glover – Canaccord Genuity
(Charlie) – CJS Securities
Daniel Rizzo – Sidoti & Company
Alex Silverman – Special Situations Fund
Jay Harris – Goldsmith & Harris
David Cohen – Midwood Capital
Rosemarie Morbelli – Ingalls & Snyder
Good morning and welcome to the KMG Chemicals Incorporated First Quarter 2011 conference call. We would like to begin by reminding you that the information in this conference call includes certain forward-looking statements that are based upon assumptions that in the future may prove not to have been accurate and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties, including statements as to the future performance of the Company. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in its forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations or any of its forward-looking statements will prove to be correct.
Factors that could cause results to differ include but are not limited to the loss of primary customers, successful implementation of internal plans, product demand, the impact of competing products, increases in the prices of raw materials and active ingredients, successful acquisition and integration of additional product lines and businesses, the condition of capital markets in light of interest rate and currency fluctuations and general economic conditions, environmental liabilities, the ability to obtain registration and re-registration of products, increased environmental compliance cost of products, and general political and economic risks and uncertainties.