Fastenal Co (FAST) CEO Will Oberton discusses Q2 2014 earnings results – conference call transcript
Company: Fastenal Company (FAST)
Event: Q2 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call
Date: July 11, 2014 10:00 AM ET
FAST Q2 2014 Earnings Call – Webcast Audio
Operator: Good day, ladies and gentlemen. And welcome to the Fastenal Company second quarter 2014 earnings conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions)As a reminder, this call is being recorded.
I would now like to introduce your host for today’s conference, Ellen Trester of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, ma’am.
Ellen Trester – IR
Welcome to the Fastenal Company 2014 second quarter earnings conference call. This call will be hosted by Will Oberton, our Chief Executive Officer; and Dan Florness, our Chief Financial Officer. Also present for today’s call is Lee Hein, our President.
The call will last for up to 45 minutes. The call will start with a general overview of our quarterly results and operations by Will and Dan, with the remainder of the time being open for questions-and-answers. Today’s conference call is a proprietary Fastenal presentation and is being recorded by Fastenal. No recording, reproduction, transmission, or distribution of today’s call is permitted without Fastenal’s consent.
This call is being audio simulcast on the internet via the Fastenal Investor Relations homepage, investor.fastenal.com. A replay of the webcast will be available on the website until September 1, 2014, at midnight, Central Time.
As a reminder, today’s conference call includes statements regarding the company’s anticipated financial and operating results, as well as other forward-looking statements based on current expectations as defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Forward-looking statements may often be identified with words such as we expect, we anticipate, upcoming, or similar indications of future expectations. It is important to note that the company’s actual results may differ materially from those anticipated. Information on factors that could cause results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements are contained in the company’s periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and we encourage you to review those carefully.