Cooper Industries plc (CBE) Q3 2011 Earnings Call October 20, 2011 12:00 pm ET Executives Kirk S. Hachigian - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Executive Committee Kyle McClure - David A. Barta - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts Nigel Coe - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division Julian Mitchell - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Shannon O'Callaghan - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division Jeffrey Sprague - Citigroup Adam William Uhlman - Cleveland Research Company Terry Darling - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Deane M. Dray - Citigroup Inc, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Q3 2011 Cooper Industries plc Earnings Conference Call. My name is Rassenia, and I'll be your coordinator for today. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. I would now like to turn the presentation over to your host for today, Mr. Kyle McClure, Director of Treasury and Investor Relations of Cooper Industries. Please proceed, sir. Kyle McClure Thanks, operator, and good morning, everyone. Welcome to the Q3 2011 Cooper Industries Earnings Call. With me today is Kirk Hachigian, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Dave Barta, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. We have posted a presentation on our website that we will refer to throughout this call. If you'd like to view this presentation, please go to the Investors section of our website at cooperindustries.com. As a reminder, comments made during this call may include forward-looking statements under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties, many of which are outside the control of the company, and therefore, actual results may differ materially from those anticipated by Cooper. A discussion of these factors may be found in the company's annual report on Form 10-K and other recent SEC filings.