Century Aluminum Co. (CENX)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 24, 2012 05:00 pm ET
Michael Bless - President & CEO
Bill Leatherberry - EVP, CLO, General Counsel & Secretary
Steve Schneider - SVP, CAO & Controller
Kuni Chen - CRT Capital Group
David Gagliano - Barclays
Lloyd O'Carroll - Davenport & Company
Richard Garchitorena - Credit Suisse
Tim Hayes - Davenport
John Tumazos - Very Independent Research
Sal Tharani - Goldman Sachs & Company
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the second quarter 2012 earnings conference call. At this time all participants are in a listen-only mode. You will have an opportunity to ask questions after the presentation with instructions being given at that time. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, the call is being recorded.
I would now like to turn the conference over to our host, Enrique De Anda. Please go ahead, sir.
Enrique De Anda
Thank you, Sarah. Hello everyone and welcome to the conference call. Before we begin, I would like to remind you that today's discussion will contain forward-looking statements related to future events and expectations, including our expected future financial performance, results of operations, and financial conditions.
These forward-looking statements involve important known and unknown risks and uncertainties which could cause actual our results to differ materially from those expressed in our forward-looking statements. Please review the forward-looking statements disclosure in today’s slides and press release for a full discussion of these risks and uncertainties. In addition, we have included some non-GAAP financial measures in our discussion. Reconciliations to the most comparable GAAP financial measures can be found in the appendix to today’s presentation and on our website at centuryaluminum.com.