Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 01, 2012 8:30 am ET
Kenneth J. Apicerno - Vice President of Investor Relations and Treasurer
Marc N. Casper - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director, Member of Strategy & Finance Committee and Member of Science & Technology Committee
Peter M. Wilver - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Ross Muken - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division
Paul R. Knight - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division
Jonathan P. Groberg - Macquarie Research
Doug Schenkel - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division
Amit Bhalla - Citigroup Inc, Research Division
Jon Davis Wood - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division
Tycho W. Peterson - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Quintin J. Lai - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division
Peter Lawson - Mizuho Securities USA Inc., Research Division
Derek De Vries - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Thermo Fisher Scientific 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Conference Call. I would like to introduce our moderator for the call, Mr. Kenneth Apicerno, Vice President, Investor Relations. Mr. Apicerno, you may begin the call.
Kenneth J. Apicerno
Thank you. Good morning, and thank you for joining us. On the call with me today is Marc Casper, our President and Chief Executive Officer; and Pete Wilver, our Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Please note, this call is being webcast live and will be archived on the Investors section of our website, thermofisher.com, under the heading Webcasts and Presentations until March 2, 2012. A copy of the press release of our 2011 fourth quarter and full year earnings and future expectations is available on our website under the heading Financial Results. So before we begin, let me briefly cover our Safe Harbor statement.