Commercial Metals (CMC) Q2 2012 Earnings Call March 28, 2012 9:00 am ET Executives Joseph Alvarado - Chief Executive Officer, President and Member of The Board of Directors Barbara R. Smith - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts Kuni M. Chen - CRT Capital Group LLC, Research Division Luke Folta - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Michael F. Gambardella - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Evan L. Kurtz - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Timna Tanners - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Brent Thielman - D.A. Davidson & Co., Research Division Timothy P. Hayes - Davenport & Company, LLC, Research Division Joe Krawczak Charles A. Bradford - Bradford Research, Inc. Philip Gibbs - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division Michelle Applebaum - Steel Market Intelligence Inc Unknown Analyst Luke McFarlane - Macquarie Research Aldo J. Mazzaferro - Macquarie Research PresentationOperator
Hello, and welcome, everyone, to today's Commercial Metals Company Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Earnings Call. As always, today's call is being recorded. [Operator Instructions] I would like to remind all participants that during the course of this conference call, the company will make statements that will provide information other than historical information and will include statements concerning the company's future prospects, revenues, expenses or profits. These statements are forward-looking statements and may involve speculation and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from these statements. These risks and uncertainties are described in CMC's latest 10-Q and 10-K available on both the company's and the SEC's website.