The AES (AES) Q2 2012 Earnings Call August 06, 2012 10:00 am ET Executives Ahmed Pasha - Vice President of Investor Relations Andres Ricardo Gluski - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Chairman of Finance & Investment Committee Mary E. Wood - Interim Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President and Controller Andrew Martin Vesey - Chief Operating Officer of Utilities and Executive Vice President Edward C. Hall - Chief Operating Officer of Generation and Executive Vice President Analysts Jonathan Cohen - ISI Group Inc., Research Division Angie Storozynski - Macquarie Research Ali Agha - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division Charles J. Fishman - Morningstar Inc., Research Division Gregg Orrill - Barclays Capital, Research Division Brian J. Russo - Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Inc., Research Division Brian Chin - Citigroup Inc, Research Division PresentationOperator
Welcome and thank you all for standing by. [Operator Instructions] Today's conference is being recorded and if you have objections, please disconnect. I'll be turning the conference call over now to your first speaker for today, Ahmed Pasha. Sir, you may begin. Ahmed Pasha Thank you, Kelly. Good morning, and welcome to our Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. Our earnings release presentation and related financial information are available on our website at aes.com. Today, we will be making forward-looking statements during the call. There are many factors that may cause future results to differ materially from these statements. Please refer to our SEC filings for a discussion of these factors. Joining me to this morning are Andres Gluski, our President and Chief Executive Officer; Mary Wood, our Interim Chief Financial Officer; and other senior members of our management team.