American States Water Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

American States Water (AWR)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

August 06, 2012 2:00 pm ET

Executives

Eva G. Tang - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President of Finance, Treasurer and Corporate Secretary

Robert J. Sprowls - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director, Member of Asus Committee, Chief Executive Officer of Golden State Water Company, Chief Executive Officer of Chaparral City Water Company, President of Golden State Water Company and President of Chaparral City Water Company

Presentation

Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the American States Water Company, AWR, conference call discussing the second quarter of 2012 results. If you have not received a copy of this morning's earnings release, please call (909) 394-3600 extension 651, and one will be faxed or emailed to you. If you would like to listen to the replay of this call, it will begin this afternoon at approximately 2 p.m. Pacific time and run through Monday, August 13, 2012. After logging on the website, click the Investors button at the top of the page. The archive is located just above the Stock Quote section. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this call will be recorded and will be limited to no more than 1 hour. At this time, I would like to turn the call over to Eva Tang, Chief Financial Officer of American States Water Company.

Eva G. Tang

Hello, everyone. Welcome, and thank you for joining us today. On the call with me is our President and CEO, Bob Sprowls.

I would like to first remind you that certain matters discussed during this conference call may be forward-looking statements intended to qualify for the Safe Harbors from liability established by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Please review a description of our company's risks and uncertainties in our most recent Form 10-K and Form 10-Q on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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