Carpenter Technology Corporation ( CRS) F2Q2011 Earnings Conference Call January 25, 2011 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Mike Hajost – VP and Treasurer, IR Bill Wulfsohn – President and CEO Doug Ralph – CFO and SVP, Finance David L. Strobel - Senior Vice President - Global Operations Analysts Chris Olin – Cleveland Research Edward Marshall – Sidoti & Co. Brian Yu – Citigroup Steve Levenson – Stifel Nicolaus Gautam Khanna – Cowen and Co. Timothy Hayes – Davenport & Company Mark Parr – KeyBank Capital Markets Dan Whalen – Capstone Investments PresentationOperator
Good morning and welcome to Carpenter Technology’s second quarter earnings conference call. My name is Caitlyn and I will be your coordinator for today. At this time, all participants will be in a listen-only mode. After the speakers remarks you will be invited to participate in the Question-and-Answer Session towards the end of this call. (Operator Instructions) I would now like to turn the all over to your host for today, to Mr. Mike Hajost, Vice President and Treasurer. Please proceed. Mike Hajost Thank you, Kaitlyn. Good morning everyone and welcome to Carpenter’s earnings conference call for the second quarter ended December 31, 2010. This call is also being broadcast over the Internet. With us today are Bill Wulfsohn, President and Chief Executive officer, and Doug Ralph, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, as well as other members of the management team. Statements made by management during this conference call that are forward looking statements are based on current expectations. Risk factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements can be found in Carpenter’s most recent SEC filings, including the company’s June 30, 2010 10-K, its September 30, 2010 10-Q and the exhibits attached to those filings.