|Jerry Bialek||Vice President & Treasurer|
|Brad Hughes||Chief Executive Officer|
|Chris Eperjesy||Chief Financial Officer|
|Rod Lache||Wolfe Research|
|James Picariello||KeyBanc Capital Markets|
|Chris Van Horn||B. Riley FBR|
|John Healy||Northcoast Research|
|Rajat Gupta||JP Morgan Chase & Co.|
Good morning, and welcome to the Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Second Quarter Earnings Call and Webcast. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded.
I would now like to turn the conference over to Jerry Bialek. Please go ahead.
Good morning, everyone and thank you for joining the call today.