Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY) Q3 2012 Earnings Call September 10, 2012 11:00 am ET Executives Nicholas Giaimo Thomas E. Skains - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Karl W. Newlin - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts Travis Miller - Morningstar Inc., Research Division Spencer E. Joyce - Hilliard Lyons, Research Division David E. Parker - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, and welcome to the Piedmont Natural Gas Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the call over to Mr. Nick Giaimo. Please go ahead -- please begin, sir. Nicholas Giaimo Thank you, Rochelle. Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining the Piedmont Natural Gas Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. This call is open to the general public and is being webcast live over the Internet. If you would like to access the webcast of this call or view the slides of the accompanying presentation, please visit our website at piedmontng.com and choose the For Investors link. On the right hand side of that page, you'll find the appropriate links. On the call today, presenting prepared remarks, we have Tom Skains, President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Karl Newlin, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Other officers of the company are also in attendance to take your questions. Finally, this call may include forward-looking statements, and our actual results may materially differ from those statements. More information about the risks and uncertainties relating to these forward-looking statements may be found in Piedmont's third quarter 2012 Form 10-Q filed Friday, September 7, with the SEC.