General Motors (GM) Q2 2012 Earnings Call August 02, 2012 10:00 am ET Executives Randy Arickx - Director of Investor Relations - General Motors Daniel F. Akerson - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of Executive Committee and Member of Proxy Committee Daniel Ammann - Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Member of Proxy Committee and Director of Opel Chuck Stevens - Chief Financial Officer for North America Analysts Adam Jonas - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Rod Lache - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division H. Peter Nesvold - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Brian Arthur Johnson - Barclays Capital, Research Division Ryan Brinkman - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Patrick Archambault - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Colin Langan - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Christopher J. Ceraso - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division John Murphy - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the General Motors Company Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded today, Thursday, August 2, 2012. It is now my pleasure to turn the conference over to Mr. Randy Arickx, Executive Director of Communications and Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir. Randy Arickx Thanks, operator. Good morning, and thank you for joining us as we review our second quarter 2012 results. Our press release was issued earlier this morning, and the conference call materials are available on the Investor Relations website. I would also like to mention that GM is broadcasting this call via the Internet.