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Newpark Resources Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Newpark Resources (NR)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

July 27, 2012 10:00 am ET

Executives

Ken Dennard - Founder and Managing Partner

Paul L. Howes - Chief Executive Officer, President and Executive Director

Bruce C. Smith - Executive Vice President and President of Fluids Systems & Engineering

Gregg S. Piontek - Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Vice President

Analysts

James M. Rollyson - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division

Neal Dingmann - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division

Michael J. Harrison - First Analysis Securities Corporation, Research Division

Douglas Garber - Dahlman Rose & Company, LLC, Research Division

Michael R. Marino - Stephens Inc., Research Division

William J. Dezellem - Tieton Capital Management, LLC

Presentation

Operator

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Newpark Resources Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. Following the presentation, the conference will be open for questions. [Operator Instructions] This conference is being recorded today, Friday, July 27, 2012. At this time, I'd like to turn the conference over to Ken Dennard with DRG&L. Please go ahead, sir.

Ken Dennard

Thanks, Fritz. Good morning, everyone. I appreciate you joining us for Newpark Resources conference call today to review 2012 second quarter results. We'd also like to welcome our Internet participants that are listening to the call simulcast over the web.

Before I turn the call over to management, I have the normal housekeeping details to run through. For those of you who did not receive an e-mail of the release yesterday afternoon and would like be added to my list, just call our offices at DRG&L, (713) 529-6600, and we'll get you on those lists. There will be a replay of today's call. It will be available via webcast on the company's website, and that's www.newpark.com. There'll also be a recorded replay available by phone, which will be available for -- until August 10, 2012, and all the contact information there is in the press release.

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