This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Celanese's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Celanese Corporation ( CE)

Q4 2011 Earnings Conference Call

January 31, 2012 10:00 AM EST


Jon Puckett – VP, IR

Dave Weidman – Chairman and CEO

Steven Sterin – SVP and CFO

Mark Oberle – SVP, Corporate Affairs

Doug Madden – COO


David Begleiter – Deutsche Bank

Bob Koort – Goldman Sachs

Frank Mitsch – Wells Fargo Securities

John McNulty – Credit Suisse

Duffy Fischer – Barclays Capital

Kevin McCarthy – Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Andy Cash – UBS

Laurence Alexander – Jefferies

Hassan Ahmed – Alembic Global

P.J. Juvekar – Citi

Mike Ritzenthaler – Piper Jaffray



Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the fourth quarter 2011 Celanese Corporation earnings conference call.

My name is Lacy and I’ll be your coordinator for today.

At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. Later, we will facilitate a question-and-answer session towards the end of the presentation. (Operator Instructions). As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes.

I would now like to turn the presentation over to your host for today’s call to Mr. Jon Puckett, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed.

Jon Puckett

Thank you, Lacey, and welcome to the Celanese Corporation fourth quarter 2011 financial results conference call.

My name is Jon Puckett, Vice President, Investor Relations.

On the call today are Dave Weidman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Steven Sterin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Also in the room today are Doug Madden, Chief Operating Officer; and Mark Oberle, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs.

1 of 3

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,890.84 -21.45 -0.13%
S&P 500 1,995.83 +15.91 0.80%
NASDAQ 4,757.2320 -33.92 -0.71%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs