MEMC Electronic Materials (WFR) Q2 2012 Earnings Call August 08, 2012 8:00 am ET Executives Chris Chaney - Director of Investor Relations Ahmad R. Chatila - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Brian Wuebbels - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Stephen Chin - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Krish Sankar - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Edwin Mok - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division Satya Kumar - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Brian K. Lee - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Jesse Pichel - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Sanjay Shrestha - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division Vishal Shah - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division Nimal Vallipuram - Gilford Securities Inc., Research Division Mehdi Hosseini - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division Vasanth N. Mohan - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, we'd like to thank you for standing by, and welcome to the MEMC Second Quarter Earnings Teleconference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today's conference call will be recorded. I would now like to turn the call over to your host and facilitator, as well as your Director of Investor Relations, Mr. Chris Chaney. Please go ahead, sir. Chris Chaney Thank you, Steve. Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining MEMC Second Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call. As Steve mentioned, I am Chris Chaney, Director of Investor Relations. And with me today are Ahmad Chatila, President and Chief Executive Officer; and Brian Wuebbels, Chief Financial Officer. After my remarks, Ahmad will provide an overview of the significant events and commentary on the company's first quarter -- sorry, second quarter performance, and Brian will then review the financial results. Brian's discussion will reference slides we have made available in the Investor Relations section of our website at www.memc.com.