General Growth's CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

General Growth Properties Inc. (GGP)

Q2 2012 Results Earnings Call

August 2, 2012 10:00 AM ET

Executives

Kevin Berry – Investor Relations

Sandy Mathrani – Chief Executive Officer

Michael Berman – Chief Financial Officer

Analysts

Alexander Goldfarb – Sandler O’Neill

Quentin Velleley – Citi

Ki Bin Kim – Macquarie

Christy McElroy – UBS

Jeffrey Donnelly – Wells Fargo

Rich Moore – RBC Capital Markets

Cedrick Lachance – Green Street Advisors

Michael Mueller – JPMorgan

Michael Bilerman – Citi

Nathan Isbee – Stifel Nicolaus

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the General Growth Properties Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session, and instructions will be given at that time. (Operator Instructions)

As a reminder, today’s call is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Kevin Berry. Sir, you may begin.

Kevin Berry

Thank you, Shannon. Good morning. And welcome to General Growth Properties’ second quarter of 2012 earnings conference call.

Please be aware that statements made during this call maybe deemed forward-looking statements and actual results may differ materially from those indicated by forward-looking statements due to a variety of risks, uncertainties and other factors. Please refer to our filings with the SEC for a detailed discussion.

Acknowledging the fact that this call will be webcast, it is important to note that our call includes time sensitive information that maybe accurate only as of today’s date, August 2, 2012.

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