Alon USA Energy, Inc. (ALJ) Q2 2010 Earnings Call August 6, 2010 10:00 AM ET Executives Claire Hart – Senior Vice President Jeff Morris – Chief Executive Officer Paul Eisman – President Shai Even – Chief Financial Officer Analysts Ann Kohler – Caris & Company Jeff Dietert – Simmons & Company Chi Chow – Macquarie Christina Cheng – Barclays Capital Evan Templeton – Jefferies & Company PresentationOperator
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen and thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Alon USA’s Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. During today’s presentation all parties will be in a listen-only mode, and following the presentation conference will be open for questions, and instructions will be given at that time. As a reminder, today’s conference is being recorded today is Friday, August 06, 2010. And now I’d like to turn the conference over to Claire Hart, Senior VP. Please go ahead. Claire Hart Thank you, Josh. Good morning, everyone. Welcome to Alon USA second quarter 2010 earnings conference call. With me are Jeff Morris, Chief Executive Officer; Paul Eisman, President; Shai Even, Chief Financial Officer, along with other members of our senior management team. You should have received yesterday our earnings release, in case you didn’t, you can obtain a copy from our website, alonusa.com, under the Investor Relations section. Before I turn the call over to Jeff, please be aware that information reported on this call speaks only as of today, August 6, 2010, and therefore you are advised that time-sensitive information may no longer be accurate as of the time of any replay.