AZZ incorporated (NYSE:AZZ) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call - Preliminary Transcript
May 15, 2018 • 11:00 am ET
to push price to offset the inflationary impacts of zinc and direct labor. We'll be looking to see recruiting and retention, particularly in Metal Coatings improved.
Additionally, Ken Lavelle, President and General Manager of the Electrical Systems Group has hired several new leaders in his group. And we need to ensure they sustain a positive traction they've gained over the past couple of months over the remainder of the year. So while we believe we have taken the steps necessary to effectively deal with the risk within our control, we're carefully monitoring the external risk indicators.
And with that, we'll open it up for questions.
Thank you. We'll now begin the question-and-answer session (Operator Instructions) And the first question will come from John Franzreb of Sidoti and Company. Please go ahead.