USEC Inc. (USU)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
March 14, 2012 08:30 am ET
Steven Wingfield - Director, IR
John Welch - President & CEO
John Barpoulis - SVP & CFO
Bob Van Namen - SVP, Uranium Enrichment
Philip Sewell - SVP, American Centrifuge and Russian HEU
George Caffrey - JMP Securities
Lucy Watson - Jefferies
Greetings and welcome to USEC Inc’s fourth quarter and year-end 2011 earnings call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. A question-and-answer session will follow the prepared remarks. (Operator Instructions)
As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Steven Wingfield, Director of Investor Relations for USEC Inc. Thank you, Mr. Wingfield. You may begin.
Good morning. Thank you for joining us for USEC’s conference call regarding the fourth quarter and year end review for 2011, which ended December 31
. With me today are John Welch, President and Chief Executive Officer; John Barpoulis, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; Philip Sewell, Senior Vice President; Bob Van Namen, Senior Vice President and Tracy Mey, Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer.
Before turning the call over to John Welch, I’d like to welcome all of our callers as well as those listening to our webcast. This conference call follows our earnings news release issued earlier today. That news release is available on many financial websites as well as our corporate website, usec.com.
I want to inform all of our listeners that our news releases and SEC filings, including our 10-K, 10-Qs and 8-Ks are available on our website. We intend to file our annual report on Form 10-K later today. A replay of this call also will be available later this morning on the USEC website.