Media General Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Media General (MEG)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

July 18, 2012 11:00 am ET

Executives

Lou Anne J. Nabhan - Vice President of Corporate Communications

Marshall N. Morton - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Member of Executive Committee

James F. Woodward - Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance

Analysts

Barry L. Lucas - Gabelli & Company, Inc.

Edward J. Atorino - The Benchmark Company, LLC, Research Division

Kevin J. Cohen - Imperial Capital, LLC, Research Division

Andrew Finkelstein - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Bishop Cheen - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2012 Media General Earnings Conference Call. My name is Anne, and I will be your coordinator for today's call. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. [Operator Instructions] I would now like to turn the presentation over to your host for today's call, Lou Anne Nabhan, please proceed.

Lou Anne J. Nabhan

Thank you, Anne, and good morning, everyone. Welcome to Media General's conference call and webcast. Earlier today, we announced second quarter 2012 results. The press release has been posted on our website. A transcript of today's comments will be posted immediately following the call and a replay will also be available.

Our presentation today does contain forward-looking statements which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. They should be understood in the context of the company's publicly available reports filed with the SEC, including the section on risk factors. Media General's future performance could differ materially from its current expectations.

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