Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> October 29, 2001

Merchant Power Companies & Utilities: Thomas Hamlin – Wachovia Securities

THOMAS E. HAMLIN is a Senior Vice President with Wachovia Securities, responsible for research coverage of merchant power companies and utilities He joined the firm in October 1991 after a 10-year career with Duff & Phelps, Inc. of Chicago. Mr. Hamlin has also served as a consultant to many investor-owned utilities and has provided expert witness testimony to state and federal regulatory agencies on financial matters. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a BS from the University of Akron and an MBA from the University of Cincinnati. Profile
TWST: When you look at the industry, what are the keys that you're

looking for over the next 18 to 24 months?

Mr. Hamlin: We're looking at a couple of areas. Much of our focus has

been in the