Horsehead Holding (ZINC) Q1 2012 Earnings Call May 04, 2012 11:00 am ET Executives Gary R. Whitaker - Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary James M. Hensler - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Robert Scherich - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Vice President Analysts Carter W. Driscoll - Capstone Investments, Research Division Mitesh Thakkar - FBR Capital Markets & Co., Research Division Daniel Moore - CJS Securities, Inc. Paul Forward - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division Robert Howard PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Horsehead Holding Corporation's First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. I'd now like to turn the conference over to our host, Mr. Gary Whitaker. Please go ahead. Gary R. Whitaker Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining us on our first quarter 2012 earnings release conference call. My name is Gary Whitaker and I'm Horsehead's Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Before I turn the call over to Jim Hensler, I would like to quickly remind everyone that this communication may include forward-looking statements about our company, our markets and our prospects that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include a variety of factors, some of which are beyond our control. These forward-looking statements speak as of today, and you should not rely on them as representing our views in the future. We undertake no obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that occur after this communication.