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Walt Disney's CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Walt Disney (DIS)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

May 08, 2012 5:00 pm ET


Lowell Singer - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations

Robert A. Iger - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Member of Executive Committee

James A. Rasulo - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President


Benjamin Swinburne - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Spencer Wang - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

Jessica Reif Cohen - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

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

Douglas D. Mitchelson - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Anthony J. DiClemente - Barclays Capital, Research Division

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

Barton E. Crockett - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division

John Janedis - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division

David W. Miller - Caris & Company, Inc., Research Division

Todd Juenger - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division

Jason B. Bazinet - Citigroup Inc, Research Division



Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2012 Walt Disney Company 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. Lowell Singer, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed.

Lowell Singer

Okay. Thanks and good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to the Walt Disney Company's Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. Our press release was issued 45 minutes ago and is now available on our website at Today's call is also being webcast, and that webcast, along with the transcript, will also be available on the website after the call.

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