AK Steel Holding (AKS) Q2 2012 Earnings Call July 24, 2012 11:00 am ET Executives Albert E. Ferrara - Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy & Investor Relations and Member of Proxy Committee James L. Wainscott - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Member of Proxy Committee Roger K. Newport - Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance Analysts Evan L. Kurtz - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Sohail Tharani - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Patrick Marshall - CRT Capital Group LLC, Research Division Arun S. Viswanathan - Longbow Research LLC Michelle Applebaum - Steel Market Intelligence Inc Anthony B. Rizzuto - Dahlman Rose & Company, LLC, Research Division Mark L. Parr - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division Brett Levy - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Aldo J. Mazzaferro - Macquarie Research Luke Folta - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Justine Fisher - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Charles A. Bradford - Bradford Research, Inc. Shneur Z. Gershuni - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to AK Steel's Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded. With us today are Mr. James L. Wainscott, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of AK Steel; Mr Albert E. Ferrara, Jr., Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Investor Relations; and Mr. Roger K. Newport, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. At this time, I will turn the conference call over to Mr. Ferrara. Please go ahead, sir. Albert E. Ferrara Thank you, Sam, and good morning, everyone. Welcome to AK Steel's Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. In a moment, Jim Wainscott will offer his comments on our business, and following Jim's remarks, Roger Newport will review our second quarter 2012 financial results. And together, we will field your questions.