Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 27, 2012 09:00 am ET
Angelo Brisimitzakis – President and Chief Executive Officer
Rodney Underdown – Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Vice President, Compass Minerals UK
Peggy Landon – Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
Joel Jackson – BMO Capital Markets
David Begleiter – Deutsche Bank
Ivan Marcuse – KeyBanc Capital Markets
Edward Yang – Oppenheimer
Mark Gulley – Gulley & Associates
Olga Guteneva – JP Morgan
Gregory Macosko – Lord Abbett
Elizabeth Collins – Morningstar
Good day, and welcome to the Compass Minerals First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Ms. Peggy Landon. Please go ahead, ma’am.
Thank you, Bill. Good morning, everyone. Thank you for joining us this morning. I have with me here Angelo Brisimitzakis, our President and CEO and Rod Underdown, our CFO.
Before I turn the call over to them, let me remind you that today's discussion may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
These statements are based on the company's expectations as of today's date, April 27
, and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause the company's actual results to differ materially. The differences could be caused by a number of factors, including those identified in Compass Minerals’ most recent Forms 10-K and 10-Q.
The company undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements made today to reflect future events or developments. You can find reconciliations of any non-GAAP financial information that we discuss today in our earnings release, which is available in the Investor Relations section of our Web site at compassminerals.com.