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Rowan Companies Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Rowan Companies (RDC)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

August 02, 2012 11:00 am ET

Executives

Suzanne M. Spera - Director of Investor Relations

W. Matt Ralls - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Chairman of Executive Committee

Mark A. Keller - Executive Vice President of Business Development

William H. Wells - Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer

Analysts

Joe Hill - Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. Securities, Inc., Research Division

Collin Gerry - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division

David Wilson - Howard Weil Incorporated, Research Division

Scott Gruber - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division

Ian Macpherson - Simmons & Company International, Research Division

Kurt Hallead - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

Andrea Sharkey - Gabelli & Company, Inc.

Anders Bergland - RS Platou Markets AS, Research Division

Robin E. Shoemaker - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Greetings, and welcome to the Rowan Companies' Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Suzanne Spera, Director of Investor Relations for Rowan Companies. Thank you, Suzanne. You may begin.

Suzanne M. Spera

Thank you, Robin, and good morning. Welcome to Rowan's Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call.

Joining me on this morning are Matt Ralls, President and Chief Executive Officer; Mark Keller, Executive Vice President, Business Development; and Bill Wells, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, who will have prepared comments. Also in the room to respond to questions are Chief Operating Officer Tom Burke and Executive Vice President Kevin Bartolo.

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