This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Gen-Probe's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Gen-Probe (GPRO)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

April 30, 2012 8:15 am ET


Deborah R. Gordon - Vice President of Investor Relations

Robert A. Cascella - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Glenn P. Muir - Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Finance & Administration and Director

Carl W. Hull - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President


William R. Quirk - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Bill Bonello - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

David R. Lewis - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Doug Schenkel - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division

Isaac Ro - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Amit Bhalla - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Quintin J. Lai - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division

Richard Newitter - Leerink Swann LLC, Research Division

Nandita Koshal - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Brian Weinstein - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division

Sara Michelmore - Brean Murray, Carret & Co., LLC, Research Division

Peter Lawson - Mizuho Securities USA Inc., Research Division



Good day, everyone, and welcome to the Hologic to acquire Gen-Probe Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, it is my pleasure to turn the conference over to Deb Gordon, VP of Investor Relations, Hologic. Please go ahead.

Deborah R. Gordon

Thank you, Nicole, and good morning. My name is Deborah Gordon, Vice President of Investor Relations at Hologic and let me start by thanking you for joining us on short notice for this morning's conference call. On this call, we will briefly discuss Hologic's second quarter fiscal 2012 and Gen-Probe's first quarter 2012 results. We will then spend a majority of our time discussing the very exciting news announced in a separate press release this morning about the combination of Hologic and Gen-Probe. Please note, the replay of this call will be archived on Hologic's and Gen-Probe's respective websites through Friday, May 18. In addition, please note that the press releases and the presentations we will be reviewing on today's call are available in the Investor Relations sections of each company's website.

1 of 3

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,102.38 -272.38 -1.66%
S&P 500 1,921.22 -29.91 -1.53%
NASDAQ 4,683.9190 -49.5780 -1.05%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs