Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (
F1Q12 Earnings Call
February 3, 2012 8:30 am ET
John Sweeney - VP, IR
Simone Blank - CFO and EVP
Jost Fischer - Chairman & CEO
Jeffrey Slovin - President and Director
Robert Jones - Goldman Sachs Group, Increase
Brandon Couillard - Jefferies & Company
Steve Beuchaw - Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Jonathan Block - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey
Beth Rose - William Blair & Company
Scott Green - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Larry Marsh - Barclays Capital
Ross Taylor - CL King & Associates
Tycho Peterson - J.P. Morgan
Jeff Johnson - Robert W. Baird & Company
Jeffrey Warshauer - Sidoti & Company, LLC
Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Sirona Dental Systems’ First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. Later, we will facilitate a question-and-answer session towards the end of the presentation. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes.
I’d now like to turn the presentation over to your host for today’s call Mr. John Sweeney, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed.
Thank you and good morning, everyone. Welcome to our first quarter 2012 conference call. I’d like to remind you that an earnings slide deck presentation relating to this call is available on our website at www.sirona.com.
Before we begin, please take a moment to read the forward-looking statements on slide two of our earnings slide presentation. During today’s conference call we’ll make certain predictive statements that reflect our current views about our performance and financial results. We make these statements on certain assumptions and expectations of future events that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Our most recent Form 10-K lists some of our most important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ from our predictions.