Q2 2012 Earnings Call
December 01, 2011 8:30 am ET
Kathy Liebmann - Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
Kurt L. Darrow - Chairman, Chief Executive officer and President
Louis M. Riccio - Chief Financial officer and Senior Vice President
Bradley B. Thomas - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
Budd Bugatch - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division
Todd A. Schwartzman - Sidoti & Company, LLC
Jack C. Stimac - BB&T Capital Markets, Research Division
John A. Baugh - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the La-Z-Boy Fiscal 2012 Second Quarter Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Ms. Kathy Liebmann, Director of Investor Relations of La-Z-Boy Inc. Ms. Liebmann, you may begin.
Thank you, Jackie. Good morning, and thank you for joining us to discuss our fiscal 2012 second quarter results. Present on the call are Kurt Darrow, La-Z-Boy's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer; and Mike Riccio, our Chief Financial Officer. Kurt will begin today's call and then Mike will speak about the financials before turning the call back to Kurt for his concluding remarks. We will then open the call to questions. A telephone replay of the call will be available for one week beginning this afternoon. These regular quarterly investor conference calls are one of La-Z-Boy's primary vehicles to communicate with investors about the company's current operations and future prospects.