Eastman Chemical (EMN) Q3 2011 Earnings Call October 28, 2011 8:00 am ET Executives James P. Rogers - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory A. Riddle - Director of Investor Relations Curtis E. Espeland - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts P.J. Juvekar - Citigroup Inc, Research Division David L. Begleiter - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division Thomas McGannon Frank J. Mitsch - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division Duffy Fischer - Barclays Capital, Research Division Lee Bressler Jeffrey J. Zekauskas - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Kevin W. McCarthy - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Manav Gupta - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Paul Leming - Ticonderoga Securities LLC, Research Division Nils-Bertil Wallin - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone, and welcome to the Eastman Chemical Company Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. This call is being broadcast live on Eastman's website, www.eastman.com. We'll now turn the call over to Mr. Greg Riddle of Eastman Chemical Company, Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir. Gregory A. Riddle Okay. Thank you, Tricia, and good morning, everyone, and thanks for joining us. On the call with me today are Jim Rogers, Chairman and CEO; Curt Espeland, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Fernando Subijana, our new Manager of Investor Relations. Before we begin, I'll cover 3 items. First, during this call, you will hear certain forward-looking statements concerning our plans and expectations for fourth quarter 2011 and full year 2012. Actual results could differ materially from our plans and expectations. Certain factors related to future expectations are or will be detailed in the company's third quarter 2011 financial results news release on our website and in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Form 10-Q filed for the second quarter 2011 and the Form 10-Q to be filed for third quarter 2011.