Unum Group (UNM) Q1 2012 Earnings Call May 02, 2012 9:00 am ET Executives Thomas A. H. Corbett - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations Thomas R. Watjen - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Richard P. McKenney - Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Principal Accounting Officer Kevin P. McCarthy - Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, President of Unum Us and Chief Executive Officer of Unum Us John F. McGarry - Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer of Unum UK and President of Unum UK Randall C. Horn - Executive Vice President, President and Chief Executive Officer of Colonial Life and Colonial life & Accident Insurance Company Analysts Christopher Giovanni - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division A. Mark Finkelstein - Evercore Partners Inc., Research Division Edward A. Spehar - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Jay Gelb - Barclays Capital, Research Division Thomas G. Gallagher - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Steven D. Schwartz - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division Randy Binner - FBR Capital Markets & Co., Research Division Eric N. Berg - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division John M. Nadel - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division Sean Dargan - Macquarie Research Ryan Krueger - Dowling & Partners Securities, LLC PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the Unum Group First Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Conference. Just a reminder that today's program is being recorded. At this time, for opening remarks, for introductions I would like to turn the conference over to the Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, Mr. Tom White (sic) [Thomas Corbett]. Please go ahead, sir. Thomas A. H. Corbett Thank you, Lisa. Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the First Quarter 2012 Analyst and Investor Conference Call for Unum Group. Our remarks this morning will include forward-looking statements, which are statements that are not of current or historical fact. As a result, actual results might differ materially from results suggested by these forward-looking statements. Information concerning factors that could cause results to differ appears in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and are also located in the section titled Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements and Risk Factors in our annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. Our SEC filings can be found in the Investors section of our website at unum.com.