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July 26, 2012 11:00 am ET
John A. Hayes - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Scott C. Morrison - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Raymond J. Seabrook - Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Global Packaging Operations
George L. Staphos - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
Ghansham Panjabi - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division
Phil M. Gresh - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Philip Ng - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division
Adam J. Josephson - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
Scott Gaffner - Barclays Capital, Research Division
Mark Wilde - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division
Philip Terpolilli - Longbow Research LLC
Albert T. Kabili - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Alex Ovshey Ovshey - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Christopher D. Manuel - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division
Todd Wenning - Morningstar Inc., Research Division
Chip A. Dillon - Vertical Research Partners Inc.
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Ball Corporation's Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded, Thursday, July 26, 2012.
I would now like to turn the conference over to John Hayes, CEO. Please go ahead, sir.
John A. Hayes
Thank you, Jennifer, and good morning, everyone. This is Ball Corporation's conference call regarding the company's second quarter 2012 results. The information provided during this call will contain forward-looking statements. Actual results or outcomes may differ materially from those that may be expressed or implied. Some factors that could cause the results or outcomes to differ are in the company's latest 10-Q and in other company SEC filings, as well as company news releases. If you don't already have our earnings release, it's available on our website at ball.com. Information regarding the use of non-GAAP financial measures may also be found on our website.