American Capital (ACAS) Q2 2011 Earnings Call August 03, 2011 11:00 am ET Executives Samuel Flax - Chief Compliance Officer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary John Erickson - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and President of Structured Finance Pete Deoudes - Director of Equity Capital Markets Malon Wilkus - Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Executive Committee Analysts Vernon Plack - BB&T Capital Markets Sanjay Sakhrani - Keefe, Bruyette, & Woods, Inc. Daniel Kim - JP Morgan Chase & Co Greg Mason - Stifel Nicolaus Joel Houck David Chiaverini - BMO Capital Markets U.S. Jared Cohen - J.M. Cohen & Co. Matthew Howlett - Macquarie Research Unknown Analyst - John Hecht - JMP Securities LLC PresentationOperator
Good morning. My name is Susan, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to American Capital Second Quarter Earnings Call. [Operator Instructions] Thank you, Mr. Pete Deoudes of Equity Capital Markets, you may begin. Pete Deoudes Thank you, Susan. Thank you, everyone for joining American Capital Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Call. Before we begin the call, I'd like to review the Safe Harbor statement. This conference call and corresponding slide presentation contain statements that to the extent that they are not resuscitations of historical facts, constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All such forward-looking statements are intended to be subject to the Safe Harbor protection provided by the Reform Act. Actual outcomes and results could differ materially from those forecasts due to the impact of many factors beyond the control of American Capital. All forward-looking statements included in this presentation are made only as of the date of this presentation, and are subject to change without notice. Certain factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements are included in our periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Copies are available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. We disclaim any obligation to update our forward-looking statements unless required by law.