Boyd Gaming (BYD)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 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
Felicia R. Hendrix - Barclays Capital, Research Division
Shaun C. Kelley - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
Joseph Greff - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Steven E. Kent - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Harry C. Curtis - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division
John Maxwell - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division
Brian D. Egger - Topeka Capital Markets Inc., Research Division
Kevin Coyne - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
David Hargreaves - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division
Good afternoon, and welcome to the Boyd Gaming Corporation Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] Please note, this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Josh Hirsberg. Please go ahead.
Thank you, Amy, and good morning, everyone, and welcome to our second 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 third 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 statement 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.