Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) Q3 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Nov 02, 2017 • 09:00 am ET
Good day, and welcome to Royal Gold's Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Conference Call. All participants' will be in listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions) After today's presentation there will be an opportunity to ask question. (Operator Instructions) Please note, this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Karli Anderson, VP and IR. Please go ahead.
Thank you, operator. Good morning, and welcome to our discussion of Royal Gold's first quarter fiscal year 2018 results. This event is being webcast live, and you'll be able to access a replay of this call on our website. Participating on the call today are Tony Jensen, President and CEO; Stefan Wenger, CFO and Treasurer; Bill Heissenbuttel, VP, Corporate Development; Mark Isto, VP, Operations; and Bruce Kirchhoff, VP, General Counsel and Secretary. Tony will open with a brief overview of the quarter, followed by Stefan with a financial update. After management completes their opening remarks, we'll open the line for a Q&A session. This discussion falls under the safe harbor provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act. A discussion of the company's current risks and uncertainties is included in the safe harbor and cautionary statement in today's press release and slide presentation, and is presented in greater detail in our filings with the SEC. Now I will turn the call over to Tony.