Alliant Techsystems' CEO Discusses Q4 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Alliant Techsystems (ATK)

Q4 2012 Earnings Call

May 03, 2012 10:00 am ET

Executives

Steven P. Wold - Vice President and Treasurer

Mark W. DeYoung - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Neal S. Cohen - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President

Thomas G. Sexton - Vice President

Analysts

Joseph Nadol - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Noah Poponak - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Carter Copeland - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Andy Brown - Panmure Gordon & Co. plc, Research Division

Michael F. Ciarmoli - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division

George Shapiro

Herbert Hardt - Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co., Inc., Research Division

Andrew Feinman

Mark Hokanson

Robert Spingarn - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Good day, everyone, and welcome to this ATK Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year '12 Earnings Release Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded. At this time, I'd like to turn the call over to ATK Treasurer and VP of Investor Relations, Mr. Wold. Please go ahead.

Steven P. Wold

Thanks, Kathryn. Good morning, and thank you for joining us for our fourth quarter fiscal 2012 earnings call. With me this morning, I have Mark DeYoung, ATK's President and CEO; Neal Cohen, our EVP and CFO; and Tom Sexton, VP and Corporate Controller.

Before we begin, I'd like to remind you all that during the call today, we'll make several forward-looking statements. We make these statements pursuant to the Safe Harbor provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. And these statements are made based on our best estimates, estimates based on our understanding of information known to us today, and they're subject to the risks and uncertainties that face any business. We encourage you to review today's press release and our SEC filings, also, for more information on those risks and uncertainties.

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