Mattel (MAT) Q3 2011 Earnings Call October 14, 2011 8:30 am ET Executives Bryan G. Stockton - Chief Operating Officer Drew Vollero - Kevin M. Farr - Chief Financial Officer Robert A. Eckert - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Member of Equity Grant Allocation Committee Analysts James Hardiman - Longbow Research LLC Timothy A. Conder - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division Gregory R. Badishkanian - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Andrew E. Crum - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division Gerrick L. Johnson - BMO Capital Markets U.S. Sean P. McGowan - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division Margaret B. Whitfield - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division Michael Kelter - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Robert W. Carroll - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Mattel's Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today's conference call is being recorded. I'd now like to turn the conference over to your host, Mr. Drew Vollero, Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Investor Relations. Please go ahead. Drew Vollero Thanks, operator. As you know, this morning, we reported Mattel's third quarter financial results. As we did with our second quarter call, we have provided you with a slide presentation to help guide our discussion today. In a few minutes, Bob Eckert, Mattel's Chairman and CEO; Bryan Stockton, Mattel's Chief Operating Officer; and Kevin Farr, Mattel's CFO, will provide comments on the results, and then the call will be opened for your questions.