Fastenal (FAST) Q1 2012 Earnings Call April 12, 2012 10:00 am ET Executives Ellen Trester - Willard D. Oberton - Chief Executive Officer, President and Executive Director Daniel L. Florness - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer Analysts David J. Manthey - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division Adam William Uhlman - Cleveland Research Company Ryan Merkel - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division Hamzah Mazari - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Sam Darkatsh - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division Robert Barry - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Fastenal Company First Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded. Now I'll turn the conference over to Ellen Trester of Investor Relations. Please begin. Ellen Trester Welcome to the Fastenal Company 2012 First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. This call will be hosted by Will Oberton, our Chief Executive Officer; and Dan Florness, our Chief Financial Officer. The call will last for up to 45 minutes. The call will start with a general overview of our quarterly results and operations by Will and Dan, with the remainder of the time being open for questions and answers. Today's conference call is a proprietary Fastenal presentation and is being recorded by Fastenal. No recording, reproduction, transmission or distribution of today's call is permitted without Fastenal's consent. This call is being audio simulcast on the Internet via the Fastenal Investor Relations homepage, investor.fastenal.com. A replay of the webcast will be available on the website until June 1, 2012, at midnight, Central Time.