RPM International (RPM) Q1 2012 Earnings Call October 05, 2011 10:00 am ET Executives Robert L. Matejka - Chief Financial officer and Senior Vice President Frank C. Sullivan - Chairman, Chief Executive officer and Chairman of Executive Committee Analysts Saul Ludwig - Northcoast Research Aleksey V. Yefremov - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Silke Kueck-Valdes - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Unknown Analyst - Rosemarie J. Morbelli - Gabelli & Company, Inc. Edward H. Yang - Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division John P. McNulty - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division PresentationOperator
Welcome to RPM International Conference Call for the Fiscal 2012 First Quarter. Today's call is being recorded. This call is also being webcast and can be accessed live or replayed on the RPM website at www.rpminc.com. Comments made on this call may include forward-looking statements based on current expectations that involve risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to be materially different. For more information on these risks and uncertainties, please review RPM's reports filed with the SEC. During this conference call, references may be made to non-GAAP financial measures. To assist you in understanding these non-GAAP terms, RPM has posted reconciliations to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measures on the RPM website. [Operator Instructions] At this time, I would like to turn the call over to RPM's Chairman and CEO, Mr. Frank Sullivan, for opening remarks. Please go ahead, sir. Frank C. Sullivan Thank you, Shakwana. Good morning, and welcome to the RPM International Inc. investor call for the first quarter of our 2012 fiscal year. On the call with me this morning is Bob Matejka, RPM's Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Barry Slifstein, our Vice President and Controller.