Northeast Utilities (NU) Q1 2012 Earnings Call May 03, 2012 4:00 pm ET Executives Unknown Executive - Jeffrey R. Kotkin - Executive Officer Thomas J. May - Chief Executive Officer, President, Trustee and Member of Executive Committee Leon J. Olivier - Chief Operating Officer and executive Vice President James J. Judge - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President James J. Judge - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts Greg Gordon - ISI Group Inc., Research Division Travis Miller - Morningstar Inc., Research Division Unknown Analyst James L. Dobson - Wunderlich Securities Inc., Research Division Michael J. Lapides - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Paul Patterson - Glenrock Associates LLC Steven I. Fleishman - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Jonathan P. Arnold - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division PresentationOperator
Welcome to the Northeast Utilities First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. My name is Christine, and I'll be your operator for today's conference. [Operator Instructions] Please note, today's conference is being recorded. I will now turn the call over to Jeffrey Kotkin, Vice President, Investor Relations. You may begin. Unknown Executive Do we have technical difficulties, gentlemen? [Technical Difficulty] Operator Thank you for standing by. Mr. Kotkin, you may begin. Jeffrey R. Kotkin All right. Sorry to keep you waiting here. We were having an audio problem back in Hartford. So let me start, and good afternoon, and thank you for joining us today. I'm Jeff Kotkin, NU's Vice President for Investor Relations. Speaking today will be Tom May, NU's President and Chief Executive Officer; Lee Olivier, NU Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer; and Jim Judge, NU Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Also joining us today are Jay Buth, our Controller; and Phil Lembo, our Treasurer.