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Scripps Networks Interactive's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

May 03, 2012 10:00 am ET

Executives

Mark W. Kroeger - Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Investor Relations

Kenneth W. Lowe - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Executive Committee

Joseph G. NeCastro - Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer

Lori A. Hickok - Executive Vice President of Finance

John F. Lansing - President of Scripps Networks LLC

Analysts

Anthony J. DiClemente - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Douglas D. Mitchelson - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Alexia S. Quadrani - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Eric O. Handler - MKM Partners LLC, Research Division

Michael C. Morris - Davenport & Company, LLC, Research Division

Alan S. Gould - Evercore Partners Inc., Research Division

John Janedis - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division

Michael Nathanson - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division

Benjamin Mogil - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division

Benjamin Swinburne - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

David Bank - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

Vasily Karasyov - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division

Frank Poerio

Matthew J. Harrigan - Wunderlich Securities Inc., Research Division

Michael Corty - Morningstar Inc., Research Division

Tuna N. Amobi - S&P Equity Research

Presentation

Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the first quarter 2012 earnings call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. I'd now like to turn the conference over to our host, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, Mr. Mark Kroeger. Please go ahead, sir.

Mark W. Kroeger

Thank you, Dave, and good morning, all, and thanks for joining us. We'll start the conference call today with comments from Ken Lowe, our Chairman, President and CEO; and Joe NeCastro, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer. Our prepared remarks should take about 20 minutes, then we'll open it up for questions. Also on the call is John Lansing, President of the Scripps Networks' Operating Division; and Lori Hickok, Executive Vice President of Finance.

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