Anixter International (AXE)
Q3 2011 Earnings Call
October 25, 2011 10:30 am ET
Chris Kettmann - Senior Vice President
Theodore A. Dosch - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Finance
Robert J. Eck - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director, Chief Executive Officer of Anixter Inc. and President of Anixter Inc
Hamzah Mazari - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Edward W. Wheeler - Buckingham Research Group, Inc.
Anthony C. Kure - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
Ryan Merkel - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division
Matthew S. McCall - BB&T Capital Markets, Research Division
David J. Manthey - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division
Shawn M. Harrison - Longbow Research LLC
Brent D. Rakers - Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc., Research Division
Jeffrey L. Beach - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division
Good day, and welcome to Anixter International Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Chris Kettmann. Please go ahead.
Thank you. Good morning, and thank you, all, for joining us today to discuss Anixter's third quarter 2011 results. By now everyone should have received a copy of the press release, which was sent out earlier this morning. If anyone still needs a copy, you can go to Anixter's website or call Chris Kettmann at (312) 553-6716, and I can resend the information.
On the line today from Anixter's management team are Bob Eck, President and CEO; and Ted Dosch, Executive Vice President, Finance. After management completes their opening remarks, we will open up the line for Q&A session.