Corn Products International, Inc. (CPO)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
May 1, 2012, 8:00 a.m. ET
Aaron Hoffman – VP, IR & Corporate Communications
Ilene Gordon – Chairman, President and CEO
Cheryl Beebe – EVP, CFO
Heather Jones – BB&T Capital Markets
Ken Zaslow – Bank of Montreal
Tim Ramey – D.A. Davidson
Christina Mcglone – Deutsche Bank Securities
David Driscoll – Citi
Farha Aslam – Stephens Inc.
Lindsay Drucker Mann – Goldman Sachs
Akshay Jagdale – Keybanc Capital Markets
Christine McCracken – Cleveland Research Co.
Welcome to the Corn Products International First Quarter 2012 earnings conference call. At this time, all participants have been placed on the listen-only mode until the question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions). This conference is being recorded. If you have any objections, please disconnect at this time.
I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. Aaron Hoffman, Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications for Corn Products International. Sir, you may begin.
Thank, Wendy, I appreciate it. Good morning, and welcome to Corn Products’ first quarter 2012 earnings call. Joining me on the call this morning are Ilene Gordon, our Chairman and CEO, and Cheryl Beebe, our Chief Financial Officer.
Our results were issued this morning in a press release that can be found on our website, cornproducts.com. The slides accompanying this presentation also can be found on the website and were posted about an hour ago for your convenience.