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Southern's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Southern (SO)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

April 25, 2012 1:00 pm ET


Daniel S. Tucker - Vice President of Investor Relations and Financial Planning

Thomas A. Fanning - Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President

Art P. Beattie - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President


Dan Eggers - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

Jonathan P. Arnold - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Paul T. Ridzon - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division

Angie Storozynski - Macquarie Research

Brian Chin - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Mark Barnett - Morningstar Inc., Research Division

Ali Agha - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division

Marc de Croisset - FBR Capital Markets & Co., Research Division

Michael J. Lapides - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Greg Gordon - ISI Group Inc., Research Division

Steven I. Fleishman - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Kit Konolige - Konolige Research, LLC

James L. Dobson - Wunderlich Securities Inc., Research Division

Paul Patterson - Glenrock Associates LLC

Dan Jenkins

Anthony C. Crowdell - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division



Good afternoon. My name is Sarah, and I'll be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to be Southern Company First Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. [Operator Instructions] I would like to turn the call over to Mr. Dan Tucker, Vice President of Investor Relations and Financial Planning. Please go ahead, sir.

Daniel S. Tucker

Thank you, Sarah. Welcome, everyone, to Southern Company's first quarter 2012 earnings call. Joining me this afternoon are Tom Fanning, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Company; and Art Beattie, Chief Financial Officer.

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