Westar Energy, Inc. (WR) Q4 2011 Earnings Conference Call February 24, 2012 10:00 AM ET Executives Bruce Burns – Director of Investor Relations Tony Somma – Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer Mark Ruelle – President & Chief Executive Officer Doug Sterbenz – Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Michael Lennen – Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Greg Greenwood – Senior Vice President, Strategy Andy Levi – Caris & Company Travis Miller – Morningstar Mike Lapides – Goldman Sachs Sarah Akers – Wells Fargo Ashar Khan – Visium Asset Management Shar Pourreza – Citigroup David Paz – Bank of America Michael Bates – D.A. Davidson PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the fourth quarter 2011 Westar Energy earnings conference call. My name is Jeff and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. (Operator instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. Bruce Burns, Director of Investor Relations. And you have the floor, sir. Bruce Burns Thank you, good morning. I am Bruce Burns, Director of Investor Relations for Westar Energy. Welcome to our year-end 2011 conference call. Last night, we filed our 10-K and posted it along with the earnings release and supplemental materials on our Website at westarenergy.com. They could be found under Supplemental Materials within our Investors section of our Website. Some of our remarks will be forward-looking. So, I remind you of uncertainties inherent in our comments during this call or that we may have included in materials that supplement the release.