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July 25, 2012 4:30 pm ET
David Weinberg - Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Director
Jeffrey Wallin Van Sinderen - B. Riley & Co., LLC, Research Division
Scott D. Krasik - BB&T Capital Markets, Research Division
Sam Poser - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division
Christopher Svezia - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division
Matthew Berry - Lane Five Capital Management, LP
William J. Dezellem - Tieton Capital Management, LLC
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the SKECHERS USA, Inc. Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] This conference is being recorded today, Wednesday, July 25, 2012. And at this point, I would like to turn the conference over to SKECHERS. Please go ahead.
Thank you, everyone, for joining us on SKECHERS conference call today. I will now read the Safe Harbor statement. Certain statements contained herein, including, without limitation, statements addressing the beliefs, plans, objectives, estimates or expectations of the company or future results or events may constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 as amended. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, including, but not limited to, global, national and local economic, business and market conditions in general and specifically as they apply to the retail industry and the company.
There can be no assurance that the actual future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements will occur. Users of forward-looking statements are encouraged to review the company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including the most recent annual report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K and all other reports filed with the SEC as required by federal securities laws for a description of other significant risk factors that may affect the company's business, results of operations and financial conditions.