Spectra Energy Corporation (SEP)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 2, 2012 11:00 AM ET
Derick Smith – Director, IR
Laura Buss Sayavedra – VP and CFO
Julie Dill – President and CEO
Good morning. My name is Matthew and I’ll be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Spectra Energy Corp Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers’ remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions)
I would now like to turn the call over to your host, Mr. Derick Smith. Mr. Smith, you may begin.
Thank you, Matthew. Good morning. I’m Derick Smith, Spectra Energy Partners’ Director of Investor Relations and I’m pleased that you could join us for a review of our second quarter 2012 earnings.
This morning, Laura Buss Sayavedra, our Chief Financial Officer will cover the financial results for the quarter. Following Laura’s presentation, our Chief Executive Officer, Julie Dill will provide some remarks on the business looking ahead, before opening the floor to any questions you may have.
Before we begin, let me take a moment to remind you that some of the statements we make today about future company performance will include forward-looking statements within the meaning of Securities Laws. Actual results may materially differ from those discussed in the forward-looking statements. You should refer to the additional information contained in our Form 10-K and other SEC filings, concerning factors that could cause these results to be different and contemplated in today’s discussion.