Alliant Energy Corporation ( LNT) Q4 2011 Earnings Conference Call February 10, 2011 10:00 AM ET Executives Susan Gille – Manager, Investor Relations William Harvey - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Patricia Kampling - President and Chief Operating Officer Robert Durian - Controller and Chief Accounting Officer John Kratchmer - Vice President and Treasurer Analysts Brian Russo – Ladenburg Thalmann Jay Dobson – Wunderlich Securities Ashar Khan - Visium Asset Management James Krapfel – Morningstar PresentationOperator
Thank you for holding, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Alliant Energy’s Year-end 2011 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all lines are in a listen-only mode. Today’s conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the call over to your host, Susan Gille, Manager of Investor Relations at Alliant Energy. Susan Gille Good morning. I would like to thank all of you on the call and on the webcast for joining us today. We appreciate your participation. With me here today are Bill Harvey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Pat Kampling, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Robert Durian, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer, as well as other members of the senior management team. Unfortunately, Tom Hanson, our CFO, will not be joining us today due to a back injury. Following prepared remarks by Bill and Pat, we will have time to take questions from the investment community. We issued a news release this morning announcing Alliant Energy’s year-end 2011 earnings. This release, as well as supplemental slides that will be referenced during today’s call, are available on the investor’s page of our website at www.alliantenergy.com.