Level 3 Communications (LVLT) Q3 2011 Earnings Call November 02, 2011 10:00 am ET Executives James Crowe - Chief Executive Officer and Director Jeffrey K. Storey - President and Chief Operating Officer Sunit S. Patel - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Valerie Finberg - VP of IR Analysts Colby Synesael - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division Christopher M. Larsen - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division Donna Jaegers - D.A. Davidson & Co., Research Division Timothy K. Horan - Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division Michael Rollins - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Michael J. Funk - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Simon Flannery - Morgan Stanley, Research Division David Michael Dixon - FBR Capital Markets & Co., Research Division Frank G. Louthan - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, and welcome to the Level 3 Communications Incorporated's Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded. At this time, I'd like to turn the conference over to Valerie Finberg, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please go ahead. Valerie Finberg Thank you, Jessica. Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining us for the Level 3 Communications Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Call. With us on the call today are Jim Crowe, Chief Executive Officer; Jeff Storey, President and Chief Operating Officer; Sunit Patel, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and John Kritzmacher, CFO of Global Crossing. Before we get started, as a reminder, our press release, supplementary information and the presentation slides that accompany this call are all available on the Level 3 website at www.level3.com in the Investor Relations section on the Quarterly Financials page. Unless otherwise noted in the press release, presentation slides or in our remarks on this call, the results presented are for Level 3 Communications only. As such, unless otherwise specifically noted, the results that we are discussing today do not include results for Global Crossing Ltd.