Spirit Airlines, Inc. (SAVE)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 24, 2012 1:00 pm ET
DeAnne Gabel – Director, Investor Relations
Ben Baldanza – President and Chief Executive Officer
Ted Christie – Chief Financial Officer
Barry Biffle – Chief Marketing Officer
Thomas Canfield – General Counsel
Michael Linenberg – Deutsche Bank Securities
Jim Parker – Raymond James
Duane Pfennigwerth – Evercore Partners Inc.
Ray Neidl – Maxim Group Securities
Hunter Keay – Wolfe Trahan & Co.
John Godyn – Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Bob Mcadoo – Imperial Capital, LLC
David Fintzen – Barclays Capital
Glenn Engel – Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Stephen O’Hara – Sidoti & Company
Stephen Trent – Citigroup
Helane Becker – Dahlman Rose & Co.
Welcome to the Spirit Airlines Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. My name is Sandra, and I will be your operator for today's call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session.
I will now turn the call over to Ms. DeAnne Gabel. Ms. Gabel, you may begin.
Thank you, Sandra, and thanks to all of you for joining us this afternoon, and welcome to Spirit Airlines second quarter 2012 earnings conference call. Presenting today will be Ben Baldanza, Spirit's President and Chief Executive Officer; and Ted Christie, our Chief Financial Officer. Also joining us are Chief Marketing Officer, Barry Biffle; Chief Operating Officer, Tony Lefebvre; General Counsel, Thomas Canfield; and Senior VP of Human Resources, Jim Lynde.
Ben and Ted will discuss our second quarter results and current business trends. We will then open the call for questions.