Collectors Universe, Inc. (CLCT)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
May 9, 2011 4:30 PM ET
Michael McConnell – CEO
Joe Wallace – CFO
Brandon Austin [ph]
Good afternoon everyone, and thank you for joining us to discuss Collectors Universe financial results for the third quarter ended March 31, 2012. With us today from management are Michael McConnell, Chief Executive Officer; and Joe Wallace, Chief Financial Officer. The management will provide a brief overview of the quarter and then the call will open up to your question.
Comments made during today’s call may contain certain statements regarding the company’s expectations about its future financial performance, including forecasts and statements concerning business trends and profitability that are forward-looking statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The company’s actual results in the future may differ possibly materially from those forecasted in this call due to a number of risks and uncertainties.
Certain of these risks and uncertainties in addition to other risks are more fully described in the company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements are made only as of the date of today’s conference call and the company undertakes no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. With that, I would now like to turn the call over to Michael McConnell. Michael, go ahead.
Thank you and welcome everybody to today’s conference call. I touch briefly on the quarter’s results and relate them to our overall strategy. I will then turn the call over to our Chief Financial Officer, Joe Wallace, who will provide a more detailed explanation of the financial results. At the conclusion of Joe’s remarks, we will open the call to questions.