Crown Holdings Inc. (
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 2 2012, 09:00 am ET
Timothy Donahue - EVP & CFO
John Conway - Chairman, President & CEO
Phil Gresh - JPMC
Tim Thein - Citigroup
Benjamin Wong - Bank of America-Merrill Lynch
Chris Manuel - Wells Fargo
Alex Ovshey - Goldman Sachs
Al Kabili - Credit Suisse
Ghansham Panjabi - Robert W. Baird
Philip Ng - Jefferies
Debbie Jones - Deutsche Bank
James Armstrong - Vertical Research Partners
George Staphos - Bank of America-Merrill Lynch
Good morning and welcome to the Crown Holdings' fourth quarter and full-year 2011 earnings conference call. Your lines have been placed on listen-only mode until the question-and-answer session. Please be advised that this conference is being recorded.
I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. Timothy Donahue, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Donahue, you may begin.
Thank you, Shirley and good morning to everybody. Welcome to Crown Holdings' fourth quarter and full-year 2011 conference call. With me on the call today are John Conway, our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Tom Kelly, Senior Vice President, Finance.
Before we begin, I would like to point out that on this call, as in the earnings release, we will be making a number of forward-looking statements. Actual results could vary materially from such statements. Additional information concerning factors that could cause actual results to vary is contained in the press release and in our SEC filings, including comments in the section titled Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations in Form 10-K for 2010 and in subsequent filings.