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FreightCar America CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

FreightCar America, Inc. (RAIL)

Q22012 Earnings Call

August 6, 2012 11:00 am ET

Executives

Joe McNeely - Chief Financial Officer

Ed Whalen - President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Analysts

Michael Gallo - C. L. King

Peter Nesvold - Jefferies

Brad Delco - Stephens

Sal Vitale - Sterne, Agee

Matt Brooklier - Longbow Research

Matthew Dodson - Edmunds White Partners

Adam Peck - Heartland Funds

Steve Barger - KeyBanc Capital Markets

Presentation

Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to FreightCar America's second quarter 2012 earnings conference call and webcast.

(Operator instructions) Please note that this conference is being recorded. An audio replay of the conference call will be available from at 1 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time today midnight Eastern Daylight Time, September 6, 2012. To access the replay, please dial 1-800-475-6701. The replay pass code is 255509. An audio replay of the call will be available on the company’s website within two days following this earnings call.

I would now like to turn the conference over to Joe McNeely, Chief Financial Officer of FreightCar America. Please go ahead, sir.

Joe McNeely

Thank you and welcome to FreightCar America's second quarter 2012 earnings conference call and webcast. Joining me today are Ed Whalen, President and CEO, Ted Baun, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Sales and Terry Heidkamp, Senior Vice President, Operations.

Before we begin, I would like to remind everyone that statements made during this conference call relating to the company's expected future performance, future business prospects, or future events or plans may include forward-looking statements as defined under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Participants are directed to FreightCar America's 2011 Form 10-K for a description of certain business risks, some of which may be outside the control of the company that may cause actual results to materially differ from those expressed in the forward looking statements.

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