Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NLSN)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 25, 2012 8:30 am ET
Liz Zale - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations
David L. Calhoun - Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
Brian J. West - Chief Financial Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Nielsen Finance Llc
Andrew C. Steinerman - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Suzanne E. Stein - Morgan Stanley, Research Division
Brian Karimzad - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Eric J. Boyer - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division
Sara Gubins - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
Matthew Chesler - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division
Douglas M. Arthur - Evercore Partners Inc., Research Division
William A. Warmington - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division
Kelly A. Flynn - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Ashwin Shirvaikar - Citigroup Inc, Research Division
Tim Nollen - Macquarie Research
Mark J. Zgutowicz - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division
Bishop Cheen - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division
Edward J. Atorino - The Benchmark Company, LLC, Research Division
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for holding. And welcome to this conference call on the Second Quarter 2012 Results for Nielsen Holdings N.V. [Operator Instructions] And today's call is being recorded.
I will now turn the conference over to the host, Liz Zale, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations. Ms. Zale, please proceed.
Thank you, Rocco. Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining us to discuss Nielsen's second quarter financial performance. Joining me on the call today from Nielsen is David Calhoun, our Chief Executive Officer; and Brian West, our Chief Financial Officer.