Ball (BLL) Q2 2010 Earnings Call July 29, 2010 11:00 am ET Executives Scott Morrison - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President R. Hoover - Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Hayes - President, Chief Operating Officer and Director Analysts Peter Ruschmeier - Barclays Capital Claudia Hueston - JP Morgan Chase & Co Ghansham Panjabi - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated Albert Kabili - Macquarie Research Alton Stump - Longbow Research LLC Mark Wilde - Deutsche Bank AG Richard Skidmore - Goldman Sachs Group Inc. George Staphos Christopher Manuel - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc. Chip Dillon - Crédit Suisse AG Timothy Thein - Citigroup Inc PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the Ball Corporation Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] It is now my pleasure to introduce Dave Hoover, Chief Executive Officer. You may go ahead, sir. R. Hoover Thank you, Franz, and good morning, everyone. This is Ball Corporation's conference call regarding the company's second quarter 2010 results. The information provided during this call will contain forward-looking statements. Actual results or outcomes may differ materially from those that may be expressed or implied. Some factors that could cause the results or outcomes to differ in the company's latest 10-Q and in other company SEC filings, as well as company news releases. And if you don't have our earnings release, it's available on our website, which is at ball.com. Information regarding the use of non-GAAP financial measures may also be found on our website. Joining me on the call today is John Hayes, Ball's President, Chief Operating Officer; and Scott Morrison, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. In a moment, Scott's going to comment on our financial performance for the quarter and for 2010, and then John will follow details about our operating performance.