Carlisle Companies Inc. (
Q3 2011 Earnings Call
October 25, 2011 8:00 AM ET
David Roberts – Chairman, President and CEO
Steve Ford – Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Zdimal – Chief Accounting Officer
Julia Chandler – Treasurer
Peter Lisnic – Robert W. Baird
Deane Dray – Citigroup
Ivan Marcuse – KeyBanc Capital
Wendy Caplan – SunTrust
Ajay Kerjriwal – FBR
Good morning. My name is Ashley, and I’ll be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Carlisle Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers’ remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions)
Thank you. I would now like to turn the call over to our host Mr. David Roberts, Chairman, President and CEO of Carlisle Companies. Please go ahead, sir.
Thank you, Ashley. Good morning. And welcome to the Carlisle third quarter 2011 earnings conference call. On the phone with me are Steve Ford, our CFO; Kevin Zdimal, our Chief Accounting Officer; and Julia Chandler, our Treasurer.
We provided a presentation that details our performance in the third quarter on our website under the Investor Relations tab titled presentations. The slides will provide you with the backup data being presented today. We are prepared to get started, but let’s look at slide two before we begin. This is our forward-looking statement. We encourage you to review this slide before making any investment decisions.