LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 8, 2012 5:15 pm ET
Carol Oden – Executive Administrative Assistant
Jack E. Golsen – Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer
Barry H. Golsen, J.D. – Vice Chairman of the Board, President & President Climate Control Business
Tony M. Shelby – Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President Finance & Director
Daniel Mannes – Avondale Partners
Joe Mondillo - Sidoti & Company
[Rob Longnecker – Joe Street Capital]
R. Gregg Hillman – First Wilshire Securities
[Eli Nushan – Core Share]
Welcome to the LSB Industries second quarter 2012 conference call. At this time all participants are in a listen only mode. A brief question and answer session will follow the formal presentation. (Operator Instructions) It is now my pleasure to introduce your host Ms. Carol Oden, Executive Administrative Assistant.
Again, we would like to say welcome to the LSB Industries, Inc. 2012 second quarter conference call. Today LSB’s management participants are Jack Golsen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Barry Golsen, President and Chief Operating Officer; and Tony Shelby, our Chief Financial Officer. This conference call is being broadcast live over the Internet. It is also being recorded. An archive of the webcast will be available shortly after the call on our website at
After comments by management a question and answer session will be held. Instructions for asking questions will be provided at that time. Information reported on this call speaks only as of today, August 8, 2012 and therefore you are advised that time sensitive information may no longer be accurate as of the time of any replay. After the question and answer session I will have some important comments and disclaimers about forward-looking statements and our references to EBITDA.