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Becton, Dickinson And's CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Becton, Dickinson and (BDX)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

May 01, 2012 8:00 am ET

Executives

Monique Dolecki -

Vincent A. Forlenza - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

David V. Elkins - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President

Tom Polen - President

Gary M. Cohen - Executive Vice President

William A. Kozy - Executive Vice President

Analysts

Kristen M. Stewart - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Amit Bhalla - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

James Francescone - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

David H. Roman - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Jon Davis Wood - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

Jonathan P. Groberg - Macquarie Research

Frederick A. Wise - Leerink Swann LLC, Research Division

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

Kimberly Weeks Gailun - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Jonathan J. Palmer - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division

Peter Lawson - Mizuho Securities USA Inc., Research Division

William R. Quirk - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Doug Schenkel - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division

Bill Bonello - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

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

Jeffrey Frelick - Canaccord Genuity, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Hello, and welcome to BD's Second Fiscal Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. At the request of BD, today's call is being recorded. It will be available for replay through Tuesday, May 8, 2012, on the Investors page of the bd.com website or by phone at (800) 585-8367 for domestic calls and area code (404) 537-3406 for international calls, using conference ID 68128968.

[Operator Instructions] Beginning today's call is Ms. Monique Dolecki. Ms. Dolecki, you may begin.

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