Cost Plus (CPWM)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
March 22, 2012 4:30 pm ET
Barry J. Feld - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Anne Mirante - Vice President of Finance and Treasurer
Jane L. Baughman - Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Corporate Secretary
Bradley B. Thomas - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
N. Richard Nelson - Stephens Inc., Research Division
Thomas J. McConville - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division
Anthony C. Lebiedzinski - Sidoti & Company, LLC
Eric M. Cohen - BB&T Capital Markets, Research Division
Edward Nishan Antoian - Chartwell Investment Partners
Braden Michael Leonard - BML Capital Management, LLC
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Fourth Quarter 2011 Cost Plus Earnings Call. My name is Melanie, and I'll be your coordinator today. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today's meeting will be recorded. I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. Barry Feld, CEO and President of Cost Plus. Please proceed.
Barry J. Feld
Thank you, operator. Good afternoon, and thank you for joining us to discuss our fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011 results. With me for this conference call are Jane Baughman, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; Anne Mirante, Vice President of Finance; and Charlie Miltner, Vice President and Controller. Following my opening remarks, Jane will discuss the fourth quarter and full year financial results in detail, after which, I will discuss our fiscal 2012 key growth initiatives. Then we'll open the call to questions.