Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 31, 2012 9:00 am ET
Carlos Alves de Brito - Chief Executive Officer and Member of Executive Board of Management
Felipe Dutra - Chief Financial Officer and Member of Executive Board of Management
Melissa Earlam - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division
Andrea Pistacchi - Citigroup Inc, Research Division
Trevor Stirling - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division
Anthony J. Bucalo - Grupo Santander, Research Division
Sanjeet Aujla - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Dirk Van Vlaanderen - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division
Alice Beebe Longley - The Buckingham Research Group Incorporated
David Belaunde - Morgan Stanley, Research Division
Kris Kippers - Petercam, Research Division
Pablo E. Zuanic - Liberum Capital Limited, Research Division
Ian Shackleton - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division
Chris Pitcher - Redburn Partners LLP, Research Division
Mark Swartzberg - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division
Welcome to the Anheuser-Busch InBev Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast. Hosting the call today from AB InBev is Mr. Carlos Brito, Chief Executive Officer. To access the slides accompanying today’s call, please visit AB InBev’s website at www.ab-inbev.com and click on the Investors tab. Today’s webcast will be available for on-demand playback later today.
[Operator Instructions] And the floor will be open for your questions following the presentation [Operator Instructions].
Some of the information provided during the conference call may contain statements of future expectations and other forward-looking statements. These expectations are based on the management’s current views and assumptions and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties. It is possible that the company’s actual results and financial condition may differ, possibly materially, from the anticipated results and financial condition indicated in these forward-looking statements.