Furniture Brands International (
Q4 2010 Earnings Call
February 3, 2011, 08:30 am ET
John Hastings - VP Communications, IR
Ralph Scozzafava - Chairman of the Board and CEO
Steve Rolls - SVP and CFO
Brad Thomas - KeyBanc Capital Markets, Inc.
[Todd Slotman - Stability]
John Baugh - Stifel Nicolaus
Budd Bugatch - Raymond James
Sherman Chao - Impala Asset Management
Barry Vogel - Barry Vogel & Associates
[Tim Stabbles] - Private Investor
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the fourth quarter 2010 furniture brands earnings conference call. My name is [Katie] and I'll be your coordinator for today.
At this time, all participants will be in a listen-only mode. We will be conducting a question-and-answer session towards the end of the conference. (Operator Instructions).
I would like to now hand the call over to your host for today, Mr. John Hastings. Mr. Hastings, over to you, please.
Oh, good morning, and thank you, [Katie]. Welcome to our fourth quarter earnings conference call. With us today are Ralph Scozzafava, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, and Steve Rolls, our senior vice president and chief financial officer.
During our prepared comments and the question-and-answer session that follows, we will be making statements expressing the beliefs and expectations of management regarding future performance.
Our Safe Harbor statement in the press release describes our current views with respect to future events and risks and uncertainties. We do not undertake or plan to update these forward-looking statements, even though our situation may change.