Old Republic International Corp. (ORI)
Q1 2012 Results Earnings Call
April 26, 2012 3:00 PM ET
Scott Eckstein – Financial Relations Board
Al Zucaro – Chairman and CEO
Chris Nard – President
Jim Ryan – Morningstar
Bill Laemmel – Divine Capital Markets
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Old Republic International First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. Today’s call is being recorded. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. Instructions will be provided at that time for you to queue in for questions.
I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. Scott Eckstein of the Financial Relations Board. Please go ahead.
Thank you, Operator. Good afternoon. And thank you for joining us today for Old Republic’s conference call to discuss first quarter 2012 results. This morning, we distributed a copy of the press release. If there is anyone online who did not receive a copy, you can access it at Old Republic’s website which is
Please be advised that this call may involve forward-looking statements as discussed in the press release dated April 26, 2012. Risks associated with these statements can be found in the latest SEC. filings.
Joining us today from management are Al Zucaro, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Chris Nard, President
At this time, I’d like to turn the call over to Mr. Al Zucaro for his opening remarks. Please go ahead.