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American Capital's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

American Capital (ACAS)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

May 02, 2012 11:00 am ET


Pete Deoudes - Director of Equity Capital Markets

Malon Wilkus - Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Executive Committee

John R. Erickson - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and President of Structured Finance


Joel J. Houck - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Jasper Burch - Macquarie Research

Greg Mason - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division

Unknown Analyst



Good day, and welcome to the American Capital shareholders call. [Operator Instructions] Please note this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Pete Deoudes, Director, Equity Capital Markets. Please go ahead.

Pete Deoudes

Thank you, Amy. Thank you, everyone, for joining American Capital's First Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. Before we begin the call, I'd like to review the Safe Harbor statement.

This conference call and corresponding slide presentation contain statements that, to the extent they are not recitations of historical fact, constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All such forward-looking statements are intended to be subject to the Safe Harbor protection provided by the Reform Act. Actual outcomes and results could differ materially from those forecast due to the impact of many factors beyond the control of American Capital. All forward-looking statements included in this presentation are made only as of the date of this presentation and are subject to change without notice. Certain factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements are included in our periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Copies are available on the SEC's website at We disclaim any obligation to update our forward-looking statements, unless required to by law. An archive of this presentation will be made available on our website, and the telephone recording can be accessed through May 15 by dialing (877) 344-7529. The replay passcode is 10013312.

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