This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's CEO Hosts 2012 Annual Shareholders Meeting Conference (Transcript)

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE)

2012 Annual Shareholders Meeting Conference Call

May 24, 2012 11:00 am ET

Executives

John P. McDaniel – Chairman

David Osnos – Director

Laura M. Franklin – Executive Vice President, Accounting and Administration, and Corporate Secretary

George F. McKenzie – President and Chief Executive Officer

Thomas C. Morey – Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Presentation

John P. McDaniel

Well, I’d like to welcome you to this Annual Meeting. I will call it to order of the Washington Real Estate Investment Trust. I’m Chairman of the Board, John McDaniel, and I'm delighted to have each and every one of you here today. It looks like a great turnout, and that’s what we were hoping for.

This is our 2012 Annual Shareholders Meeting. And over the last year, since we last met in this room as shareholders, as investors; the company has moved forward with its strategic plan, which has been executed, I think fairly well by the executive team.

We’ve had an exceptionally active year, if you have read the Annual Report, and looked into the details associated with that, it’s been an active year, and a successful year as well. The sale of our industrial division, we’ve had several key acquisitions in the office, in the retail sector, Skip, will go into that in greater depth. And I think a very promising commencement of two multifamily development projects. And so, we’re excited to share those developments with you, and we look forward to a successful 2012 remainder.

1 of 3

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 16,982.59 +22.02 0.13%
S&P 500 1,978.91 +0.57 0.03%
NASDAQ 4,444.9090 -4.6550 -0.10%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs