General Cable (BGC)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
May 01, 2012 8:30 am ET
Len Texter -
Brian J. Robinson - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer
Gregory B. Kenny - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Jeffrey L. Beach - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division
Matthew S. McCall - BB&T Capital Markets, Research Division
Shawn M. Harrison - Longbow Research LLC
Richard Wesolowski - Sidoti & Company, LLC
Anthony C. Kure - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
Good morning, my name is Sarah, and I will be your conference facilitator. I would like to welcome everyone to General Cable Corporation's First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. This conference call is being recorded at the request of General Cable. Should you have any objections, you may disconnect at this time. [Operator Instructions] Thank you.
General Cable, you may begin your conference.
Good morning, everyone, and welcome to General Cable's first quarter 2012 earnings conference call. I'm Len Texter, Manager, Investor Relations at General Cable.
Joining me this morning are Greg Kenny, our President and Chief Executive Officer; Brian Robinson, our Chief Financial Officer; and Bob Siverd, our General Counsel.
Many of you have already seen a copy of our press release from last night. For those of you who have not, it is available on First Call and on our website at generalcable.com. Today's call will be accompanied by a slide presentation, also available on our website. If you have not downloaded a copy, we recommend that you do so as we will refer to the presentation throughout our prepared remarks today.