rue21, Inc. (RUE)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
March 14, 2012 - 4:30 p.m. ET
Robert N. Fisch – President and Chief Executive Officer
Kim A. Reynolds – Senior Vice President and General Merchandise Manager
Keith A. McDonough – Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Stacy Siegal – Vice President and General Counsel
Brian Tunick – J.P. Morgan Securities, LLC
Michelle Tan – Goldman Sachs
Erin Murphy – Piper Jaffray
Paul Alexander – Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Stacy W. Pak – Barclays Capital, Inc.
Tracy Kogan – Nomura Securities International, Inc.
Good day and welcome to the rue21, Inc. fiscal fourth quarter 2011 earnings results conference call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Stacy Siegal, Vice President and General Counsel. Please go ahead.
Thank you. Good afternoon and welcome to rue21's conference call announcing the fiscal fourth quarter and year-end 2011 financial results. Your speakers today are Bob Fisch, Chief Executive Officer; Kim Reynolds, General Merchandise Manager; and Keith McDonough, Chief Financial Officer. Before I turn the call over to Bob, I'd like to remind you that the statements made during today's call will contain forward-looking information about our financial performance and prospects. Our actual results could differ materially from those contained in our forward-looking statements.
Risks and uncertainties that could cause our business and financial results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements are included in our fiscal 2010 Form 10-K and in subsequent filings we have made with the SEC, as well as in the earnings press release we issued today. These documents can also be found on the Investor Relations section of our website at rue21.com. All information discussed on this call is as of today, March 14th, 2012. Rue21 undertakes no duty to update its information to reflect future events or circumstances.