GameStop (GME) Q4 2011 Earnings Call March 22, 2012 11:00 am ET Executives J. Paul Raines - Chief Executive Officer Robert A. Lloyd - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Michael K. Mauler - Executive Vice President of International Tony D. Bartel - President Analysts Gary Balter - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division David G. Magee - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division Gregor Schauer - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division Anthony Wible - Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Research Division Arvind Bhatia - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division Brian Karimzad - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Michael J. Olson - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division William R. Armstrong - CL King & Associates, Inc. Michael Hickey - National Alliance Capital Markets, Research Division Edward S. Williams - BMO Capital Markets U.S. R. Scott Tilghman - Caris & Company, Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Good morning. Welcome to GameStop Corporation's Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings and 2012 Outlook Call. [Operator Instructions] I would like to remind you that this call is covered by the Safe Harbor disclosure contained in GameStop's public documents, and this is the property of GameStop. It is not for rebroadcast or use by any other party without prior written consent of GameStop. At this time, I would like to turn the call over to Paul Raines, CEO of GameStop Corporation. Please go ahead, sir. J. Paul Raines Good morning, and welcome to GameStop's year ending conference call and strategic update. Before we get started, I would like to recognize the thousands of GameStop Micromania, EB Games and Kongregate associates, who continue to provide the best customer service and innovation in 15 countries around the world. Thank you for joining us for what we believe will be an important update to investors with interest in GameStop. We have scheduled a longer call than usual today so that we can spend time discussing our strategy for 2012, as well as our 2011 accomplishments and results.