Livent Corp. (NYSE:LTHM) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Nov 06, 2018 • 08:00 am ET
Good morning, and welcome to the Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Conference Call for the Livent Corporation. Phone lines will be placed on a listen-only mode throughout the conference. After the speakers' presentation, there will be a question-and-answer period. I will now turn the conference over to Mr. Rasmus Gerdeman, Chief Strategy and IR Officer for the Livent Corporation. Mr. Gerdeman, you may begin.
Thank you, Greg. Good morning, everyone, and welcome to Livent Corporation's third quarter earnings call. Joining me today are Paul Graves, President and CEO; Gilberto Antoniazzi, CFO. Paul will review our third quarter performance and provide the outlook for 2018 and the fourth quarter. Gilberto will then provide an overview of select financial results. The slide presentation that accompanies our results, along with our earnings release, which includes our 2018 outlook are available on our website, and the prepared remarks from today's discussion will be made available after the call. Tom Schneberger, COO, will then join Paul and Gilberto to address your questions. Please note that we intend to complete today's call in about 45 minutes, to allow FMC's third quarter earnings call to begin promptly at 9:00 am. (Forward-Looking Cautionary Statements) Today's discussion will focus on adjusted earnings for all income statement and EPS references and a reconciliation and definition of these terms as well as other non-GAAP financial terms to which we may refer to during today's conference call are provided on our website. With that, I will now turn it over to Paul.