Sonic (SONC) Q1 2012 Earnings Call January 04, 2012 5:00 pm ET Executives J. Clifford Hudson - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen C. Vaughan - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President W. Scott McLain - President and President of Sonic Industries Services Inc Claudia San Pedro - Treasurer and Vice President of Investor Relations Analysts Peter Saleh - Telsey Advisory Group LLC Keith Siegner - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Howard W. Penney - Hedgeye Risk Management LLC Jake R. Bartlett - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division Nicole Miller Regan - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division John S. Glass - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Matthew J. DiFrisco - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division Sharon Zackfia - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division John Dravenstott - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division Robert M. Derrington - Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc., Research Division Jeffrey Andrew Bernstein - Barclays Capital, Research Division Brian J. Bittner - Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division Joseph T. Buckley - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Michael W. Gallo - CL King & Associates, Inc. Larry Miller - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division Will Slabaugh - Stephens Inc., Research Division Christopher T. O'Cull - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Hello, and good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and thank you for standing by. Welcome to today's Sonic Corporation First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today's conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Ms. Claudia San Pedro, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, Ms. San Pedro. Claudia San Pedro Good afternoon, everyone. We are pleased to host this conference call regarding results issued this afternoon for the first quarter fiscal year 2012 which ended on November 30, 2011.