After a period of relative calm, the Italian elections and fight over the sequester underscore some of the structural problems facing the global economy; investors should be prepared for volatility, says Morningstar's Jeremy Glaser.
Good afternoon, and welcome to the Fluor Corporation's Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. A question-and-answer session will follow management's presentation.
Thank you for standing by, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the TOP SHIPS Conference Call on the Second Quarter and First Half 2011 Financial Results. We have with us Mr. Alexandros Tsirikos, CFO of the Company.