Hasbro's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Hasbro (HAS)

Q4 2011 Earnings Call

February 06, 2012 8:30 am ET

Executives

Debbie Hancock -

Brian D. Goldner - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Member of Executive Committee

Deborah Thomas - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President

David D. R. Hargreaves - Chief Operating Officer

Analysts

Andrew E. Crum - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division

Sean P. McGowan - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division

Michael Kelter - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Felicia R. Hendrix - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Robert W. Carroll - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division

Gregory R. Badishkanian - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Eric O. Handler - MKM Partners LLC, Research Division

Margaret B. Whitfield - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division

Timothy A. Conder - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Gerrick L. Johnson - BMO Capital Markets U.S.

James Hardiman - Longbow Research LLC

Presentation

Operator

Good morning, and welcome to the Hasbro Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] Today's conference is being recorded. [Operator Instructions] At this time, I'd like to turn the call over to Ms. Debbie Hancock, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please go ahead.

Debbie Hancock

Thank you, and good morning, everyone. Joining me today are Brian Goldner, President and Chief Executive Officer; David Hargreaves, Chief Operating Officer; and Deb Thomas, Chief Financial Officer.

Our fourth quarter and full year 2011 earnings release was issued earlier this morning and is available on our website. The press release includes information regarding non-GAAP financial measures included in today's call. Additionally, whenever we discuss earnings per share, or EPS, we are referring to earnings per diluted share.

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