Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG) Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. (NYSE:SMG) Q2 2018 Earnings Call May 1, 2018 9:00 AM ET


Jim King - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co.

James Hagedorn - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co.

Thomas Randal Coleman - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co.

Michael C. Lukemire - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co.


Joseph Nicholas Altobello - Raymond James & Associates, Inc.

Christopher M. Carey - Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Jon R. Andersen - William Blair & Co. LLC

William B. Chappell - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.

Eric Bosshard - Cleveland Research Co. LLC


Good day, and welcome to the Scotts Miracle-Gro 2018 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded, and at this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Jim King. Please go ahead.

Jim King - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co.

Thank you, Savannah. Good morning, everyone and welcome to our second quarter conference call. With me this morning in Marysville, Ohio is our Chairman and CEO, Jim Hagedorn; and our CFO, Randy Coleman. Also joining us for the Q&A session is Mike Lukemire, our President and Chief Operating Officer.

In a moment, Jim and Randy will share some prepared remarks. Afterwards, we'll open your call for questions. In the interest of time, we ask that you keep to one question and one follow-up. I've already scheduled time with many of you later today to fill in the gaps. And anyone else who needs to set up some Q&A time can call me directly at 937-578-5622.

Before we start, I want to cover one quick housekeeping item related to our Investor Relations outreach. Randy and I will once again be participating in the William Blair Growth Conference in Chicago on June 13. As we have in the past, we'll use our presentation that day, not just to cover our long-term strategy, but to also update the investment community on

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