Brunswick Corporation (
Q4 2011 Earnings Conference Call
January 26, 2012 11:00 AM ET
Bruce Byots – VP, Corporate and IR
Dusty McCoy – Chairman and CEO
Peter Hamilton – SVP and CFO
James Hardiman – Longbow Research
Edward Aaron – RBC Capital Markets
Tim Conder – Wells Fargo Securities
Jimmy Baker – B. Riley & Co
Rommel Dionisio – Wedbush Securities
Craig Kennison – Robert W. Baird
Joe Hovorka – Raymond James
Good morning and welcome to Brunswick Corporation 2011 Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in a listen-only mode, until the question-and-answer period. Today’s meeting will be recorded. If you have any objections, you may disconnect at this time.
I would now like to introduce Bruce Byots, Vice President, Corporate and Investor Relations. Please proceed.
Good morning and thank you for joining us. On the call this morning is Dusty McCoy, Brunswick’s Chairman and CEO; and Peter Hamilton, our CFO.
Before we begin with our prepared remarks, I would like to remind everyone that during this call, our comments will include certain forward-looking statements about future results. Please keep in mind that our actual results could differ materially from these expectations. For the details on the factors to consider, please refer to our recent SEC filings in today’s press release. All of these documents are available on our website at brunswick.com.
I would now like to turn the call over to Dusty McCoy.