Principal Financial Group (PFG)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 03, 2012 10:00 am ET
John Egan - Vice President of Investor Relations
Larry Donald Zimpleman - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, Chairman of Executive Committee, Chairman of Principal Life, Chief Executive Officer of the Principal Life and President of Principal Life
Terrance J. Lillis - Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President
Daniel J. Houston - President of Retirement, Insurance & Financial Services
Norman R. Sorensen - Chairman of Principal International Inc
Randy Binner - FBR Capital Markets & Co., Research Division
Edward A. Spehar - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
A. Mark Finkelstein - Evercore Partners Inc., Research Division
Suneet Kamath - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division
Steven D. Schwartz - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division
Christopher Giovanni - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Good morning, and welcome to the Principal Financial Group Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] I would now like to turn the call over to John Egan, Vice President of Investor Relations.
Thank you and good morning. Welcome to the Principal Financial Group's Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Conference Call. As always, our earnings release, financial supplement and additional investment portfolio detail are available on our website at www.principal.com/investor. Slides related to today's call are also on the website.
Following a reading of the Safe Harbor provision, CEO Larry Zimpleman; and CFO Terry Lillis will deliver some prepared remarks. Then we will open up the call for questions. Others available for the Q&A are Dan Houston, Retirement and Investor Services and U.S. Insurance Solutions; Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors; Norman Sorensen and Luis Valdez, Principal International; and Julia Lawler, Chief Investment Officer.