Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 13, 2012 5:00 pm ET
John Mills - Senior Managing Director
Kevin P. Connors - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Thomas J. Gunderson - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division
Dalton L. Chandler - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division
Anthony V. Vendetti - Maxim Group LLC, Research Division
Morris Ajzenman - Griffin Securities, Inc., Research Division
Greetings, and welcome to the Cutera Incorporated Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, John Mills of ICR. Thank you. Mr. Mills, you may begin.
Thank you. By now, everyone should have access to the fourth quarter 2011 earnings release, which went out today at approximately 4 p.m. Eastern Time. The release is available on the Investor Relations portion of Cutera's website at cutera.com and with its form 8-K filed today with the SEC and available on its website at sec.gov.
Before we begin, Cutera would like to remind everyone that these prepared remarks contain forward-looking statements, including statements concerning domestic and international growth opportunities and strategies; future spending, expense management and execution on various aspects of Cutera's operations and business; expectations for increasing revenue, generating cash and improving profitability; the development and commercialization of existing and planned new products; potential revenue growth from strategic alliances and planned new products; and financial performance and integration risk associated with the Iridex aesthetic business unit acquisition.
Also, management may make additional forward-looking statements in response to your questions. These forward-looking statements do not guarantee future performance, and therefore, you should not rely on them in making an investment decision without considering the risk associated with such statements. Cutera also cautions you to not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they were made. Cutera undertakes no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements to reflect new information, events or circumstances after the date they were made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.