Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 25, 2012 5:00 p.m. ET
Jennifer Milan – FTI Consulting, IR
Greg Sandfort – President and Chief Merchandising Officer
Jim Wright – Chairman and CEO
Tony Crudele – Chief Financial Officer
David McGee - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey
Vincent Sinisi – Bank of America
John [Lawrence] - Stephens
Dan Wewer - Raymond James
John - Piper Jaffray
Mark Miller – William Blair
Alan Rifkin – Barclays
Aram Rubinson – Nomura
Adam Sindler – Deutsche Bank
Joan Storms -Wedbush Securities
Thomas Mahoney - Cleveland Research Company
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Tractor Supply Company’s conference call to discuss first quarter 2012 results. [Operator instructions.] I would now like to introduce your host for today’s conference, Ms. Jennifer Milan of FTI Consulting. Please go ahead, Jennifer.
Thank you, operator. Good afternoon everyone, and thank you for joining us. Before we begin, let me take a moment to reference the Safe Harbor provisions under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
This conference call may contain forward-looking statements that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties, including the future operating and financial performance of the company. Although the company believes that the expectations reflected in its forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations or any of its forward-looking statements will prove to be correct.
Important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements are included in the company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.