Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L. P. (CLMT)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 01, 2012 1:00 p.m. ET
Bill Anderson – VP – Sales & Marketing
Jennifer Straumins – President & COO
Pat Murray – CFO
Cory Garcia – Raymond James
Jerren Holder – Barclays
Michael Peterson – MLV & Company
Eric Seeve – GoldenTree Asset Management
Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to Q2 2012 Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP Earnings Conference Call. My name is Bhupinder, and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. We will conduct a question-and-answer session towards the end of the conference. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this call is being recorded for replay purposes.
I would like to turn the call over to Mr. Bill Anderson. Please proceed, sir.
Thank you. Good afternoon and welcome to the Calumet Specialty Products Partners investors’ call to discuss our second quarter 2012 financial results. During this call, Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. will be referred to as the Partnership or Calumet. Also participating in this call will be Jennifer Straumins, our President and COO and Pat Murray, our CFO. Following the presentation, we will hold the line open for a question-and-answer session.
During the course of this call, we will make various forward-looking statements with the meaning of Section 21E of the Security and Exchange Act of 1934. Such statements are based on the beliefs of our management as well as the assumptions made by them and in each case based on the information currently available to them. Although our management believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, neither do the Partnership, its general partner nor our management can provide any assurances that such expectations will prove to be correct.