PPL Corporation (PPL)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 8, 2012 9:00 am ET
Joseph P. Bergstein – Investor Relations
William H. Spence – Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Paul A. Farr – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Rick L. Klingensmith – President, PPL Global and PPL Energy Services
David G. DeCampli – President, PPL Energy Supply
Gregory N. Dudkin – President, PPL Electric Utilities
Victor A. Staffieri – Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, LG&E and KU Energy
Paul Patterson – Glenrock Associates LLC
Justin McCann – S&P Capital IQ
Paul T. Ridzon – KeyBanc Capital Markets
Julien Dumoulin-Smith – UBS
Jonathan Arnold – Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
Leslie B. Rich – JPMorgan Asset Management, Inc.
Andrew Bischof – Morningstar Research
Michael J. Lapides – Goldman Sachs & Co.
Brian J. Russo – Ladenburg Thalmann Securities
Steve Fleishman – Bank of America
Brian James Chin – Citigroup Global Markets
Greg Gordon – International Strategy & Investment Group, Inc.
Raymond M. Leung – Goldman Sachs & Co.
Anthony C. Crowdell – Jefferies & Co., Inc.
Ashar Khan – Visium Asset Management LP
Reza Hitucki – Decade Capital Management LLC
Good morning. My name is Melissa, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the PPL Corporation Second Quarter 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) Thank you.
Mr. Joe Bergstein, Vice President, Director of Investor Relations, you may begin your conference.