Northwest Natural Gas Company ( NWN) Q3 2010 Earnings Call Transcript November 5, 2010 11:00 am ET Executives Bob Hess – Director, IR Gregg Kantor – President and CEO David Anderson – SVP and CFO Margaret Kirkpatrick – VP and General Counsel Analysts Dan Fidell – Brean Murray Jim Lykins – Hilliard Lyons Jennifer Sireklove – McAdams Wright Ragen Michael Bates – D.A. Davidson Jim Bellessa - D.A. Davidson PresentationOperator
Good morning and welcome to the Northwest Natural Gas Company third quarter 2010 conference call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions) After today's presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. Instructions will follow at that time. Please note that this event is being recorded. I now would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Bob Hess. Mr. Hess, please go ahead. Bob Hess Thank you, Keith. Good morning and welcome to our third quarter earnings call. Our earnings release was issued earlier this morning, and is also available on our website for your review. As a reminder, some of the things that will be said this morning contain forward-looking statements, they are based on management's assumptions, which may or may not come true and you should refer to the language at the end of the press release for the appropriate cautionary statements and also our SEC filings for additional information. We expect to file our 10-Q later today. This teleconference is being recorded as noted and will be available on our website later today as well.