Boyd Gaming (BYD)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 24, 2012 12:00 pm ET
Josh Hirsberg - Chief Financial officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Keith E. Smith - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Paul J. Chakmak - Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
William J. Lerner - Principal
Felicia R. Hendrix - Barclays Capital, Research Division
Harry C. Curtis - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division
Steven E. Kent - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Mark Strawn - Morgan Stanley, Research Division
Joel H. Simkins - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Carlo Santarelli - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division
Cameron Philip Sean McKnight - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division
Brian D. Egger - Topeka Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
Joseph Greff - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Shaun C. Kelley - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
Kevin Coyne - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
David Bain - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division
Good afternoon, and welcome to the Boyd Gaming First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] Please note, this event is being recorded. And I'll now turn the conference over to Mr. Josh Hirsberg. Please go ahead.
Thank you very much, operator. Good morning, everyone, and welcome to our first quarter earnings conference call. Joining me on the call this morning are Keith Smith, our President and Chief Executive Officer; and Paul Chakmak, our Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
Our comments today will include statements relating to our estimated future results, including, among others, guidance for the second quarter, the financial outlook for the company, our expansion and development projects and other market, business and property trends that are forward-looking statements within the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act. All forward-looking statements in our comments are as of today's date, and we undertake no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Actual results may differ materially from those projected in any forward-looking statements as a result of certain risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, those noted in our earnings release, our periodic reports and our other filings with the SEC.