Colgate-Palmolive (CL) Q1 2012 Earnings Call April 26, 2012 11:00 am ET Executives Bina H. Thompson - Vice President of Investor Relations Ian M. Cook - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Analysts William B. Chappell - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division Wendy Nicholson - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Linda Bolton-Weiser - Caris & Company, Inc., Research Division Christopher Ferrara - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Joseph Altobello - Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division Ali Dibadj - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division Dara W. Mohsenian - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Caroline S. Levy - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division John A. Faucher - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division William Schmitz - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division Joe Lachky - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division Alice Beebe Longley - The Buckingham Research Group Incorporated Javier Escalante - Consumer Edge Research, LLC Constance Marie Maneaty - BMO Capital Markets U.S. Lauren R. Lieberman - Barclays Capital, Research Division Mark S. Astrachan - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division Jason Gere - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division Unknown Analyst PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone, and welcome to today's Colgate-Palmolive Company First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded and is being simulcast live at www.colgate.com. [Operator Instructions] At this time, I would like to turn the call over to the Vice President of Investor Relations, Ms. Bina Thompson, for opening remarks. Please go ahead. Bina H. Thompson Thanks, Anne. Good morning, and welcome to our first quarter 2012 earnings release conference call. With me this morning are Ian Cook, Chairman, President and CEO; Dennis Hickey, CFO; Victoria Dolan, Corporate Controller; and Elaine Paik, Corporate Treasurer.