Seaspan Corporation (SSW)
Q2 2011 Earnings Call
August 4, 2011 10:00 a.m. ET
Gerry Wang – CEO, Co-Chairman & Co-Founder
Sai Chu – CFO
Ken Hoexter – Merrill Lynch
Mike Webber – Wells Fargo
Urs Dur – Lazard Capital Markets
Greg Lewis – Credit Suisse
Justin Yagerman - Deutsche Bank
Welcome to the Seaspan Corporation conference call to discuss the financial results for this three and six months ended June 30, 2011.
Hosting the call today is Gerry Wang, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chairman and Co-Founder of Seaspan Corporation; and Sai Chu, Chief Financial Officer of Seaspan Corporation. Mr. Wang and Mr. Chu will be making some introductory comments, and then we will open up the call to Q&A.
I'd now like to turn the call over to Mr. Sai Chu.
Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining us today. Before we begin, please allow me to remind you that our discussion today contains forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from results projected by those forward-looking statements. Additional information concerning factors that could cause actual results to materially differ from those in the forward-looking statements is contained in the second quarter 2011 earnings release and earnings webcast presentation slide available on our website.
I would like also to remind you that during this call, we may discuss certain non-GAAP financial measures, including adjusted EBITDA, cash available for distribution to common shareholders, normalized net earnings, normalized earnings per share, and normalized converted earnings per share. In regards to such financial measures and for a reconciliation of such measures to the most closely comparable U.S. GAAP measures, please refer to our earnings release.