QR Energy, LP (QRE)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 9, 2012 11:00 AM ET
Taylor Miele – IR Manager
Alan Smith – CEO
John Campbell – President and COO
Cedric Burgher – CFO
Kevin Smith – Raymond James
John Ragozzino – RBC Capital Markets
Michael Peterson – MLV & Company
Ethan Bellamy – Baird
Elliot Miller – Private Investor
Welcome to the QR Energy Second Quarter 2012 Results and Outlook Conference Call. My name is Christi and I will be your operator for the call. On the line, we have Chief Executive Officer, Alan Smith; President and Chief Operating Officer, John Campbell; Chief Financial Officer, Cedric Burgher; and Investor Relations Manager, Taylor Miele.
At this time, 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) Thank you.
I will now turn the call over to Taylor Miele.
Thank you, Christi, and good morning, everyone. Welcome to QR Energy’s second quarter 2012 earnings call. We issued a press release this morning containing the results and guidance that will be discussed on the call today. I would like to remind all listeners that we will use forward-looking statements as defined by securities laws. These statements reflect our current views with regard to future events and are subject to various risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Our results may differ materially from those conveyed in our forward-looking statements.
For a more complete list of these risk factors, please read QR Energy’s 10-Q which we filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission this morning. It is available on our website at qrenergylp.com on the Investor Relations tab or on the Securities and Exchange Commission website at sec.gov.