Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (DKS)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 14, 2012 10:00 am ET
Ed Stack – Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Joe Schmidt – President & Chief Operating Officer
Tim Kullman – Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration & Chief Financial Officer
Anne-Marie Megela – Director, Investor Relations
Robbie Ohmes – Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Michael Lasser – UBS
Gary Balter – Credit Suisse
Sean Naughton – Piper Jaffray
Dan Wewer – Raymond James
Christopher Horvers – JP Morgan
Rick Nelson – Stephens Inc.
Sam Poser – Sterne Agee
Matthew Fassler – Goldman Sachs
Brian Nagel – Oppenheimer & Co.
Peter Benedict – Robert W. Baird
Camilo Lyon – Canaccord Genuity
Mike Baker – Deutsche Bank
Mark Miller – William Blair & Co.
Kate McShane – Citi Research
Kate Went – Wells Fargo Securities
John Zolidis – Buckingham Research
Paul Swinand – Morningstar
David Magee – SunTrust Robinson Humphrey
[Sean Colnig] – Morgan Stanley
Chris Svezia – Susquehanna Financial Group
Joe Feldman – Telsey Advisory Group
Good morning and welcome to the Dick’s Sporting Goods Q2 Earnings Call. (Operator instructions.) Please note this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Anne-Marie Megela, Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead.
Thank you. Good morning, and thank you for joining us to discuss our Q2 2012 results. Please note that a rebroadcast of today’s call will be archived on the Investor Relations portion of our website located at
for approximately 30 days. In addition, as outlined in our press release, the dial-in replay will be available for approximately 30 days.
In order for us to take advantage of the Safe Harbor rules, I would like to remind you that today’s discussion includes some forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 which includes but is not limited to our views and expectations concerning our future results. Such statements relate to future events and expectations and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties. Our actual results or actions may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements.